Darling Downs Environment Council



Darling Downs Environment Council

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What & who is the Darling Downs Environment Council ?

The DDEC is the peak environment organisation for our region. We support, represent and advocate for members. We present a united voice for protecting our environment and for sustainable development in Southern Queensland. We are affiliated with the Queensland Conservation Council and Queensland Water and Land Carers.

You can become an individual member of DDEC or affiliate as an environmental group. There are links to wildlife, flora, preservation, agricultural, alternative technology and other groups on this page. We believe that by working together with all concerned people, like you, we can achieve our common goals to protect and promote our local environment.

Our mission:
- Improving and protecting environment and biodiversity of Southern Queensland
- Improve the environment of our region, maintain ecosystems and restore damaged ones
- Keeping balance between the bigger picture and practical of local actions on the ground
- An environmentally sustainable and socially just Darling Downs (Lockyer, Southern Downs, Burnett and Maranoa)

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Type of group

Environment Council

Primary environmental focus

Conservation & Protection

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Primary location

Darling Downs

Known address

PO Box 6323 Clifford Gardens, Toowoomba

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Has the following member groups

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Condamine Alliance Member of the following groups Agent
Friends of the Escarpment Parks (Toowoomba Member of the following groups Agent
Hopeland Community Sustainability Group Member of the following groups Agent
USQ Environment Society Member of the following groups Agent
Toowoomba World Environment Day Committee Member of the following groups Agent
Western Downs Alliance Member of the following groups Agent
Southern Downs Protection Group Member of the following groups Agent