Land publications and resources

Most publications are only available online. Hardcopies of publications marked Order printed copy can be ordered online.


Latest releases



Brochures and fact sheets

Cards, kits, magnets and stickers


Forest Conservation Fund

Native vegetation

National Vegetation Information System (NVIS)

Books & reports

  • Australian Vegetation Attribute Manual, Version 6.0
    A guide to the capture, interpretation and management of existing and new vegetation information into a Relational Database Management System. Sections One and Two provide a useful overview of the NVIS Framework.
  • NVIS Taxonomic Review
    Report of the independent taxonomic review of the NVIS database (Stage 1, Version 2.0) by the Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, 2004.
  • Assessment of Australia's Terrestrial Biodiversity 2008
    Report prepared by the Biodiversity Assessment Working Group of the National Land and Water Resources Audit
  • Australian Native Vegetation Assessment 2002
    Report of the National Land and Water Resources Audit. Details the advances made by the Audit and partners to implement a vegetation information system and its use in reporting on the status of Australia’s vegetation.

Fact sheets

Brochures & maps



Australian Collaborative Rangeland Information System (ACRIS)

Rangelands 2008: taking the pulse

Rangelands 2008 - supporting reports

Rangelands 2008 - updated information

State and territory reports for each pilot region

Note: An unofficial report has been completed for the Desert Uplands region in Queensland. For a copy of this report please contact Robert Kaufs.

Managing for biodiversity in the rangelands summary reports

Publications on other web sites