Fairview Conservation Park

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Fairview Conservation Park
South Australia
Fairview Conservation Park is located in South Australia
Fairview Conservation Park
Fairview Conservation Park
Nearest town or city Naracoorte
Coordinates 36°49′50″S 140°24′39″E / 36.83056°S 140.41083°E / -36.83056; 140.41083Coordinates: 36°49′50″S 140°24′39″E / 36.83056°S 140.41083°E / -36.83056; 140.41083
Established 13 October 1960[1]
Area 1,394 ha (3,440 acres)[1]
Managing authorities Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources
See also Protected areas of South Australia

Fairview Conservation Park is a conservation park in South Australia between Lucindale and Padthaway in the Limestone Coast region. It is 1,394 ha (3,440 acres) of natural scrub dominated by banksias, and has no visitor facilities. It was declared a conservation park in 1960. It is classified as World Conservation Union (IUCN) class Ia.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Protected Areas Information System - reserve list (as of 17 Feb 2014)" (PDF). Department of Environment Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 27 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "CAPAD 2012 South Australia Summary (see 'DETAIL' tab)". CAPAD 2012. Australian Government - Department of the Environment. 6 February 2014. Retrieved 6 February 2014.