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.
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 30 June 2015.