The Department is seeking comment on proposed amendments to the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Amendment Rule 2015 to streamline provisions and update terminology. The consultation closes 19 June 2015.
The Australian Government has commenced a water purchase tender for the northern New South Wales catchment of Barwon-Darling, opening at 9am AEST on Thursday, 04 June 2015 and closing at 5pm AEST on Monday, 06 July 2015.
The Department has released Australia’s National Greenhouse Accounts presenting national, state and territory and industry emissions estimates for 1990-2013. The publications are available on the Progress of the National Greenhouse Gas Inventory...
The Minister has approved the inclusion of two species, Calidris ferruginea (curlew sandpiper) and Numenius madagascariensis (eastern curlew), to the critically endangered category effective 26 May 2015.