Bow River (Western Australia)
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This article is about a river in southern Western Australia. For a river of the same name in northern Western Australia, see Bow River (Kimberley region, Western Australia). For a river of the same name in Canada, see Bow River.
|Origin||Frankland State Forest|
|Length||22 kilometres (14 mi) |
|Source elevation||110 metres (360 ft)|
|Basin area||119 square kilometres (46 sq mi) |
Forms of environmental damage have been identified at the river and its wetlands, including:
- Exotic weed infestation from Watsonia, Blackberry and exotic grasses
- Feral animals such as pigs and foxes
- Water pollution from excess fertiliser loads added by local agricultural activity.
- Pathogens such as Phytophthora.
- Western Australian Land Information Authority. "History of river names". Retrieved 4 August 2008.
- "Bonzle Digital Atlas - Map of Bow River, WA". 2008. Retrieved 23 November 2008.
- "Aussie Heritage Bow River Area". 2007. Retrieved 5 October 2007.
- "Bow River Floodplain management plan". 2008. Retrieved 9 November 2010.
- "Australian Natural Resources Atlas - Biodiversity Assessment - Warren". 2007. Retrieved 25 July 2008.
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