The Model Site for the restoration and reconstruction of forest and woodland was opened in February 2008 by Professor Bill Hogarth, Mr Trevor Wells and Mr Lindsay Crutch.

L to R: Mike Cole (CSER Director), Lindsay Crutch (Thiess Operations Manager), Bill Hogarth (Pro-Vice Chancellor for Science and IT), Trevor Wells (Xstrata Operations Manager) and Yvonne Nussbaumer (CSER Research Program Manager) at the opening

Above: Dr Yvonne Nussbaumer explains to Professor Hogarth and guests some of the aims of the ACARP project on the rehabilitation areas and the source planting in the biodiversity offset areas

Above: Dr John Clulow explains some of the aims of the frog diversity zones