National recovery plan for Boronia granitica (Granite Boronia)

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, July 2002
ISBN 0 731 36889 4

Appendix 1: Implementation costs

Estimated costs of implementing the actions identified in the recovery plan are provided below. All costs are unsecured funds unless noted otherwise.

Section Description Priority Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
12.1 Research and monitoring 12.1.1 determine life history attributes and reproductive biology
2
2000
1500
1000
500
500
12.1.2 monitor seedling establishment and survivorship
1
2000
2000
1000
500
500
12.1.3 experimental study of fire and disturbance ecology
2
3000
2000
2000
1000
500
12.1.4 investigate additional recruitment cues
3
-
2000
1000
-
-
12.1.5 conduct further surveys
3
4000
 
 
 
 
12.2 Manage current reserved areas 12.2.1 implement provisional adaptive fire management strategy
1
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
12.2.2 staff education and work impacts
1
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
12.2.3 feral goat control
1
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
12.2.4 monitor population structure
2
1500
-
1000
-
500
12.3 Manage the Torrington population 12.3.1 investigate SRA tenure status change
2
ü
-
-
-
-
12.3.2 review planning instruments in mining process, amend leases
1
l
-
-
-
-
12.3.3 feral goat control
2
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
12.3.4 prepare and implement fire management strategy
2
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
12.4 Manage the Howell and Parlour Mountain populations 12.4.1 feral goat control and fencing at Parlour Mountain
1
3500
2000
1000
500
500
12.4.2 conduct fire regeneration trials and monitor recruits
2
1000
500
500
500
-
12.4.3 present VCA, PMP or PA to landholders
3
12.5 Publicity 12.5.1 disseminate information leaflet
3
1500
1500
-
-
-
12.6 Horticulture 12.6.1 cultivate in nurseries etc.
3
-
1000
1000
-
-
Annual cost of implementing plan
 
18500
12500
8500
3000
2500
Total cost of implementing plan 45,000

ü cost covered by NPWS core duties.
l cost covered by DUAP, DMR or Council core duties as relevant.
Section 12.2 funded jointly by NPWS and UNE.