Biodiversity

Species Profile and Threats Database

Listed Key Threatening Processes

Listed Key Threatening Process Effective View
Competition and land degradation by rabbits 16-Jul-2000 Details
Competition and land degradation by unmanaged goats 16-Jul-2000 Details
Dieback caused by the root-rot fungus (Phytophthora cinnamomi) 16-Jul-2000 Details
Incidental catch (bycatch) of Sea Turtle during coastal otter-trawling operations within Australian waters north of 28 degrees South 04-Apr-2001 Details
Incidental catch (or bycatch) of seabirds during oceanic longline fishing operations 16-Jul-2000 Details
Infection of amphibians with chytrid fungus resulting in chytridiomycosis 23-Jul-2002 Details
Injury and fatality to vertebrate marine life caused by ingestion of, or entanglement in, harmful marine debris 13-Aug-2003 Details
Invasion of northern Australia by Gamba Grass and other introduced grasses 16-Sep-2009 Details
Land clearance 04-Apr-2001 Details
Loss and degradation of native plant and animal habitat by invasion of escaped garden plants, including aquatic plants. 08-Jan-2010 Details
Loss of biodiversity and ecosystem integrity following invasion by the Yellow Crazy Ant (Anoplolepis gracilipes) on Christmas Island, Indian Ocean. 12-Apr-2005 Details
Loss of climatic habitat caused by anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases 04-Apr-2001 Details
Novel biota and their impact on biodiversity 26-Feb-2013 Details
Predation by European red fox 16-Jul-2000 Details
Predation by exotic rats on Australian offshore islands of less than 1000 km2 (100,000 ha) 29-Mar-2006 Details
Predation by feral cats 16-Jul-2000 Details
Predation, Habitat Degradation, Competition and Disease Transmission by Feral Pigs 06-Aug-2001 Details
Psittacine Circoviral (beak and feather ) Disease affecting endangered psittacine species 04-Apr-2001 Details
The biological effects, including lethal toxic ingestion, caused by Cane Toads (Bufo marinus). 12-Apr-2005 Details
The reduction in the biodiversity of Australian native fauna and flora due to the red imported fire ant, Solenopsis invicta (fire ant) 02-Apr-2003 Details