Application for a permit to tag and collect genetic samples from Little Penguins (Eudyptula minor), Booderee National Park, NSW (E2012-0066)
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, March 2012
- E2012-0066 General Permit Application (PDF - 342 KB) | (Word - 111 KB)
- E2012-0066 Supplementary Form C (PDF - 359 KB) | (Word - 109 KB)
- E2012-0066 Attachment – Objectives and description (PDF - 338 KB) | (Word - 22 KB)
About the application
The Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities has received an application for a permit to kill, injure, take, trade, keep or move a listed marine species in a Commonwealth Area under Part 13, section 257 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The application is to tag and collect genetic samples from Little Penguins (Eudyptula minor) within Booderee National Park, NSW. The Little Penguin is a listed marine species under the EPBC Act.
Please see the documents above for further details on the proposal.
If the application for a permit to conduct the activity is approved the permit will be valid for a period of up to five years.
In accordance with the provisions of section 257(3) of the Act, you are invited to comment on this proposal.
Please submit your comments by 10 April 2012.
Please include your full name and address in your submission.
Comments should be addressed to:
Commonwealth and Territories Section
Environment Assessment Branch
Environment Assessment and Compliance Division
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
GPO Box 787
Canberra ACT 2601
or can be e-mailed to: EPBC.email@example.com
To assist in considering comments, you are encouraged to provide comments under the following headings:
- Management and methodology
- Monitoring procedures
- Ecological sustainability of the operation
- Animal welfare