Meeting of the managers of Shorebird Network Sites in Australia & New Zealand
The project involves arranging and conducting a three day meeting of managers of Australian and New Zealand sites that had been included in the Shorebird Site Network of the East Asian - Australasian Flyway. It aimed to inform about recent developments in Flyway cooperation intitiatives and exchange information on site management and shorebird conservation, and was held in Brisbane in September 2007.
The meeting and field excursions were held at the Port of Brisbane Visitors' Centre, on Moreton Bay (a Shorebird Network Site and Ramsar Site).
Funded by: the Australian Government; implementation assisted by the Queensland Environmental Protection Agency, Australasian Wader Studies Group and Queensland Wader Study Group.