Glenelg Ramsar Site: 6 years on
Lessons for establishment and ongoing management
A range of successes and challenges in coordinating Ramsar Site management will be presented. The focus will be on perspectives gained since the Glenelg Estuary and Discovery Bay Ramsar Site
gained listing status in 2016.
Gavin Prentice is the Senior Waterways Officer (MER) at Glenelg Hopkins CMA. He has spent the last 8 years facilitating government agency and community engagement in Ramsar Site Management for Glenelg Estuary and Discovery Bay. Central to Gavin’s skill set is his diplomatic facilitation of agency land and asset managers and Traditional Owner priorities for managing this