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.