Yellabinna Wilderness Protection Area
|Yellabinna Wilderness Protection Area|
|Nearest town or city||Ceduna|
|Established||11 August 2005|
|Area||5,007.04 km2 (1,933.2 sq mi)|
|Managing authorities||Department of Environment and Water|
|See also||Protected areas of South Australia|
Yellabinna Wilderness Protection Area is a protected area in the Australian state of South Australia located in the gazetted locality of Yellabinna about 100 kilometres (62 miles) north of the town of Ceduna.
In 2016, its wilderness qualities were reported as follows:
Yellabinna Wilderness Protection Area forms a link between vegetation communities in southeastern Western Australia and Eyre Peninsula in South Australia. Yellabinna Wilderness Protection Area contains a variety of woodland and scrubland communities dominated by Eucalyptus species or Acacia species over dunes and swales and small patches of diverse communities over rocky outcrops. A variety of threatened species have been recorded within the reserve, with additional species considered likely to occur in the area. The enhanced protection of the reserve may encourage recreational activities such as camping, bush walking and wildlife observation.
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- "Yellabinna Reserves Management Plan 2013" (PDF). Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources. 2013. pp. 1–2. Retrieved 13 March 2015.
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