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Reference material used in the Interpretive Guide

Anderson, E. 1993, Plants of central Queensland, Department of Primary Industries, Queensland.

Grier, N. 2005 (unpublished), Bush Tucker and Traditional Indigenous Medicinal Plants of Rowes Bay and Sand Island Reserve, for the Green Tree Ants program Townsville City Council.

Lokkers, C. 2000, Survey of coastal vegetation in Townsville City Council Reserve at Rowes Bay: Earthworks Report 00c01b,
Prepared by Earthworks Environmental Services Pty Ltd for Townsville City Council.

Mabin, M.C.G. 2002, Environmental History of Rowes Bay (Report prepare for Townsville City Council), Tropical Environmental Studies and Geography James Cook University, Townsville.

Maddigan, L., Allan, R, and Reid, D. (eds) 2008, Coastal Plants of the Burdekin Dry Tropics, Burdekin Solutions Ltd and Coastal Dry Tropics Landcare Inc., Townsville.

Queensland Museum 2000, Wildlife of Tropical North Queensland, Queensland Museum, Brisbane.

Townsend, K. 1997, Plants of the Dry Tropics, Society for Growing Australian Plants, Townsville.

Trezise, D.L. and Stephenson, P.J. 1990, Rocks and landscapes of the Townsville district, Queensland Department of Resource Industries, Brisbane.

Zingspace 2009, Creek to Coral Citisolar Transect, Townsville City Council

Some websites of interest

The Creek to Coral home page – Our Waterways, Our Responsibility

The Creek to Coral Rowes Bay Wetlands learnscape welcome page

Townsville Community Based State of Environment (SOE) Report 2003

Natural Assets Database - a one stop shop for a number of Townsville initiatives

Coastal Dry Tropics Landcare Inc. – your local Landcare group

Coastal Dry Tropics Landcare – common plants and weeds of Townsville

NQ Dry Tropics – your regional natural resource management group

James Cook University – discover nature

Dry Tropics Biodiversity Group Inc.

WetlandInfo Queensland

WetlandCare Australia

Australian Wetlands Database