“I’ve lived here all my life and don’t know anything different. It’s quiet, no-one annoys you, it’s not far from everything you want.” — Scott Schneider, Yaamba

Protect our assets

Our region’s natural assets provide productive soils, supply and regulate water, dilute and remove pollutants and regulate weather. They provide habitat for important species, maintain shoreline buffers and absorb carbon.

Our region’s natural assets support our unique ecology and provide social, economic and cultural benefits to our communities.

The Regional Snapshot gives an overview of the current condition and trends of the region’s natural assets.