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The Minister has approved the inclusion of Shale Sandstone Transition Forest of the Sydney Basin Bioregion and Hunter Valley Weeping Myall (Acacia pendula) Woodland, both in the critically endangered category.
19
Dec
2014
The Australian, state and territory governments today released the Packaging Impacts Decision Regulation Impact Statement.
19
Dec
2014
Proposal to declare an approved Wildlife Trade Operation for the incidental harvest of smooth hammerhead sharks. Call for comments open from 19 December 2014 until 21 January 2015
18
Dec
2014
The successful projects from the 20 Million Trees Programme Competitive Grants Round One 2014-2015 have now been announced.
17
Dec
2014
The Threatened Species Scientific Committee is seeking comments on the assessment of three subspecies of the black-footed tree-rat. The consultation period will be open until 30 January 2015.
17
Dec
2014

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