The RCS is broken down into four themes – land, water, biodiversity and community, reflecting the main components of natural resource management.

Each of the themes includes background information including:

  • Key features
  • A snapshot of condition
  • Information on what is changing
  • Resilience insights.

The strategic direction for each theme is also provided, including:

  • A vision
  • Long term and medium term outcomes
  • Priority directions.


Vision: A diversity of healthy, liveable and productive landscapes managed sustainably


Vision: Our waterways are valued, healthy and adaptively managed; supporting environmental, cultural, recreational, and economic values


Vision: Biodiversity in the north east Victoria is protected, improved, and valued for its cultural, social, and environmental significance 


Vision: North east Victorian landscapes are cared for and stewarded by a diverse and connected community