Mission

“Support projects and ideas that enhance biodiversity conservation and promote sustainable living in Noosa.”

Our Vision

Our community is internationally recognised for its relationship between Noosa’s environment and its people.

Our Goals

The Noosa Biosphere Reserve Foundation will engage with the Noosa community to:

  • Preserve and enhance our biodiversity;
  • Encourage and support sustainable living throughout the community;
  • Help deliver projects and research to achieve the above;
  • Increase understanding about the Noosa Biosphere Reserve through communication and education.
  • The Noosa Biosphere Reserve, through fundraising efforts and project delivery under the UNESCO Man and the Biosphere program, aims to promote the “Noosa Soft Footprint” as a global benchmark.

Specific Objectives:

  1. Achieving legally protected biodiversity conservation corridors that span the Noosa Biosphere Reserve.

  2. Achieving sustainable resident and visitor actions across the Noosa Biosphere Reserve - progressing towards a Zero Emissions Noosa.

  3. Establishment of a university supported research centre or institute.

  4. Develop and promote Noosa Biosphere Reserve to be globally recognised as outstanding – KPI being progress towards global recognition as World Heritage listing of Noosa and Cooloola.

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