Biodiversity News

Sixteen more threatened bird and mammal species will start on the road to recovery after the Australian Government today committed to improving their trajectories by 2020.
22
Jan
2016
The Minister has approved the National Recovery Plan for the Alpine Sphagnum Bogs and Associated Fens Ecological Community.
21
Jan
2016
The Minister has approved the inclusion of the Eucalypt Woodlands of the Western Australian Wheatbelt in the critically endangered category.
04
Dec
2015
The Minister has approved the removal of Notoryctes caurinus, Notoryctes typhlops from the Threatened Species List effective 3 December 2015.
03
Dec
2015
The Minister has approved the addition of Antechinus bellus, Dasyurus viverrinus, Hipposideros inornatus, Petrogale coenensis, Petrogale concinna canescens, Petrogale concinna monastria on to the Threatened Species List effective 3 December 2015.
03
Dec
2015
People applying for wildlife trade permits online may receive unsolicited email and attachments from the address ‘noreply@industry.gov.au’.
26
Nov
2015
The public consultation period is open until 15 January 2016
25
Nov
2015
The Threatened Species Scientific Committee is seeking comments on the proposal to list this as a critically endangered ecological community. The public consultation period will be open until 12pm, Wednesday 17 February 2016; however earlier...
25
Nov
2015
Comments are sought on the draft varied threat abatement plan for competition and land degradation by rabbits. Comments close 16 March 2016.
20
Nov
2015
The Minister has approved the addition of Callistemon megalongensis, Phyllurus gulbaru, Ordtrachia septentrionalis, to the Critically Endangered category and Eucalyptus aggregate to the Vulnerable category effective 17 November 2015.
19
Nov
2015

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