Bushland and wildlife

Learn about local wildlife, Bushcare volunteers, gardens and nurseries and managing your trees.



Bushland and wildlife management

Learn how we're conserving and enhancing native flora and fauna, managing bush reserves and eradicating weeds and pests.
prescribed burning in ku-ring-gai

Ecological burns

Council's prescribed burns both mitigate the threat of bushfire and encourage native plant diversity and improved habitat for wildlife.
Native Moss in West Pymble

Vegetation and flora

Ku-ring-gai is bursting with stunning native plants. High rainfall and rich clay soils support over 800 plant species, including 18 threatened species
Creek in Ku-ring-gai

Bushland plans and policies

Read about the plans and policies that support how we manage and protect Ku-ring-gai's bushland and wildlife.

What you can do to support nature

Join our wonderful Bushcare, Streetcare and Parkcare volunteers who help our environment, or support native wildlife in your backyard.
powerful owl

Wildlife and Fauna

Learn about the amazing fauna in Ku-ring-gai and how you can help to protect them.

Weed of the month

Learn about the weeds in Ku-ring-gai and how you can deal with them.