The community has a sufficient level of knowledge, ability and willingness to contribute to effective NRM.


Increased community participation and capacity in the conservation of the region’s natural resources. 

Increased Aboriginal participation in NRM and working on country.

Promote and facilitate sustainable urban design and implement practices that utilise best-practice urban water management techniques, minimise non-renewable energy use, promote native gardens, encourage walking and cycling, support public transport and reduce landfill.

  • 10% decrease in per capita scheme water usage.
  • 50% municipal waste recovery rate (waste to landfill) by 2020, in accordance with Western Australian Waste Strategy.