Environment

environment

Browse our guidelines around air pollution, bushfire, water and catchments, and trees.


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Trees

Information on managing trees on your property and support available from Council.
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Waterways plans and policies

Find out how we are protecting and improving our precious urban waterways.
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Stormwater drainage and household water systems

Information and regulations on stormwater and greywater.
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Woodsmoke

If you have a wood heater or fireplace, there are some practical measures you can adopt to minimise local pollution and prevent health problems.
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Air pollution

Factors such as vehicle exhaust, industrial emissions and bushfire smoke contribute to poor air quality. Use our online form to report air pollution.
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Bushfire plans and policies

Read what measures have been put in place to ensure the community’s safety during a bushfire.
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Sustainability and environment plans

Ku-ring-gai plans to support our local environment and ensure long term sustainability.
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Bushland plans and policies

How we are managing Ku-ring-gai's bushland and wildlife into the future.
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Biodiversity offsets

Find out more about how we are managing local vegetation and habitat to coexist with our urban environment.
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Weeds

Weeds compete with our native species for resources and threaten the health of habitats.