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HVP manage more than 50,000ha of land for conservation purposes. These areas contain significant plant and animal species.
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HVP and our staff are involved in many communities in which we operate. We manage access through the recreational permit program.
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October 26, 2016
South West Victoria Aerial Weed Control Program
HVP Plantations wish to advise of upcoming herbicide operations in the plantations in the South Western region of Victoria.
This operation is being used to ensure that the newly planted seedlings have reduced competition for water and nutrients this summer.
By ensuring effective weed control at this early stage of growth, herbicide applications are generally limited to this one period over the 30-year rotation.
October 25, 2016
North East Aerial Fungicide Program
HVP Plantations wish to advise of upcoming fungicide operations in the plantations in the North East region of Victoria.
The plantation being treated is affected by Dothistroma Needle Blight, which if left uncontrolled, will defoliate the plantation trees, and severely reduce growth. All this work will be completed using aerial application by helicopter. The operation is scheduled to commence on Ocotber 27th and will take approximately 3 days, and will be delayed if weather conditions are not suitable.
September 29, 2016
Merriang South and Slaughteryard Harvesting and Haulage - Spring Update
HVP Plantations would like to advise the residents in Merriang South that there will be a reduction of harvesting operations in the Slaughteryard area over the next few months.
Local residents will see less log truck traffic on Merriang South Road and Lake Buffalo Road as the summer months return.
September 19, 2016
Gippsland Spring 2016 Aerial Herbicide application
HVP Plantations wish to advise of upcoming herbicide operations in our plantations in Gippsland. The operation will see the control of weeds with herbicide application by helicopter. The properties involved have been either burnt in recent fires or harvested and have now being re-established to plantation. The operation usually takes less than 1 day to complete and is planned to take place between September to November, 2016. The program may be delayed if weather conditions are unsuitable.
September 22, 2016
Stanley Plantation Operations Rolling Update - Spring
The HVP Plantations would like to update the Stanley community about the continued timber harvesting program in the Stanley plantation.
This is the outlook between now and December.