The South-West Botanical Province, in which Perth lies, is one of the most biologically diverse regions inthe world and is home to a broad range of ecologicalcommunities and plant species

Bushland plays a crucial role in meeting environmental, social and economic needs, such as:

  • maintaining water and air quality;
  • wetland protection and hydrological functions;
  • prevention of land degradation;
  • visual amenity and areas for walking and nature-based recreation and education.