Lake McIntyre, Millicent

Where is it?: Lake McIntyre is at the corner of Rendlesham and Saleyard Roads, Millicent.

Owner: Wattle Range Council

Property summary: Total area  c. 14.5 hectares. Hundred of Mount Muirhead – Part Allotment 2 (Deposited Plan 38641)

Natural Resources Management Region: Natural Resources South East

History:  Lake McIntyre is the site of a former council quarry in which a spring was disturbed. 

Habitat: The vegetation includes Drooping Sheoak (Allocasuarina verticillata) and  Coastal Wattle (Acacia longifolia ssp. sophorae).

More information: Wattle Range Council

Total Species Recorded to Date: 105 (non-passerines 71, passerines 34)

Common Species: Pacific Black Duck, Grey Teal, Chestnut Teal, Australian White Ibis, Dusky Moorhen, Eurasian Coot, Latham’s Snipe,  Black-faced Cuckooshrike

Less Common Species: Freckled Duck, Australian Painted Snipe, Common Bronzewing, Long-billed Corella, Eastern Rosella, Rufous Whistler

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