Application to take a Yellow snouted ground gecko for approval under the EPBC Act 1999
- Application to take a Yellow snouted ground gecko for approval under the EPBC Act 1999 (PDF - 985 KB)
About the application
The Department of the Environment and Water Resources has received an application for approval for a permit to kill, injure, take, trade, keep or move a listed species or ecological community, a listed migratory species, or a listed marine species in a Commonwealth Area under Part 13, section 201 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The application is to determine the distribution and abundance of the Yellow snouted Gecko (Diplodactylus occultus) in the Top End and to monitor known populations.
It is proposed that should the application be approved it would be in force for a period of up to five years.
In accordance with the provisions of section 200 (3) of the Act, comments were invited on this proposal. The comment period closed 10 May 2007.