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The government is reviewing the scientific basis underpinning the reserves and undertaking further community consultation. The management plans prepared in March 2012 have now been set aside and new plans will be prepared following the review.
17
Dec
2013
The Environment Minister agreed to remove 25 species from the Threatened Species List effective 14 December. The species are: Acanthiza iredalei iredalei Aphanes pentamera Arenga australasica Argentipallium spiceri Austrobryonia...
14
Dec
2013
Up to an additional 40,000 ML of Commonwealth environmental water, subject to water availability within the connected Southern Basin catchments, has been made available for use to provide base flows and freshes in the Goulburn River between January and June 2014.
13
Dec
2013

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