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Border Caches!!! This one's in he ACT. It's a nano now (12/09/2010) due to a certain huge tree being felled.
Beyond the cache you will see a sign that refers to the "Yass Rural Lands Protection Board", indicative of the surrounding area, both in ACT and NSW. The ACT components are usually attributed to the "Canberra Nature Parks".
It is estimated that 20 000 ha of natural temperate grassland occurred in the ACT prior to European settlement. Approximately 1000 ha (5%) containing the ecological community now occurs in moderate to good condition and a further 500 ha of low botanical significance is also found, providing buffers or protecting grassland habitat for threatened species, in a total of 39 locations in the ACT. Most of the sites occur as small urban remnants and roadsides, but several large (over 100 ha) sites still remain, of which the majority is Commonwealth land, mainly managed by Department of Defence.
This information, along with further data on the species found within the area can be found at:
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Last Updated: on 11/15/2017 3:33:29 PM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (11:33 PM GMT)
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum