Since October 2012, Centennial Parklands Foundation has provided funding for the role of Environment Officer at Centennial Parklands, currently held by Amara Glynn. Amara has a BASc (Hons) in Ecology and Environmental Science.
This vital role is responsible for supervising and coordinating environmental initiatives, including vertebrate pest, noxious weed and aquatic vegetation management, water management including water quality testing, waste management, power management, coordinating research applications and monitoring environmental issues.
In addition to funding the role, Centennial Parklands Foundation funds a number projects managed by Amara, these include:
- PEST AND WEED CONTROL
- BAT AND TREE MONITORING
- WATER QUALITY MONITORING
- ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (EMS)