Review of the National Strategy for the Conservation of Australia's Biological Diversity

Australian and New Zealand Environment and Conservation Council
Environment Australia, 2001
ISBN 0 6425 4734 3

Acronyms

ANZECC
Australian and New Zealand Environment and Conservation Council
AQIS
Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service
ARMCANZ
Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand
AUSRIVAS
National River Health Program's Australia-wide assessment of river health
CAMBA
China-Australia Migratory Bird Agreement
CBD
Convention on Biological Diversity
CITES
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
CMC
Catchment Management Committee
COAG
Council of Australian Governments
CSD
Commission for Sustainable Development
CSIRO
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
EPBC Act
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
GEF
Global Environment Facility
GMO
Genetically Modified Organism
IBRA
Interim Biogeographical Regionalisation for Australia
IMCRA
Interim Marine and Coastal Regionalisation for Australia
IPA
Indigenous Protected Areas
IPAP
Indigenous Protected Areas Program
JAMBA
Japan-Australia Migratory Bird Agreement
LCMC
Landcare and Catchment Management Council
MCFFA
Ministerial Council on Forestry, Fisheries and Aquaculture
MDB
Murray-Darling Basin
MDBC
Murray-Darling Basin Commission
NFPS
(Australia's) National Forest Policy Statement
NSCABD
The National Strategy for the Conservation of Australia's Biological Diversity
NWQMS
National Water Quality Management Strategy
QCNHM
Queensland Committee of Natural Heritage Ministers
QFF
Queensland Farmers Federation
RAMSAR CONVENTION
Convention on Wetlands (Ramsar, Iran, 1971)
RSG
Regional Strategy Groups