National recovery plan for Boronia granitica (Granite Boronia)
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, July 2002
ISBN 0 731 36889 4
The following table allocates responsibility for the implementation of recovery actions specified in this plan to relevant government agencies. Each action is costed in Appendix 1.
|Section||Description||Responsibility for implementation||Timeframe||Priority|
Research and monitoring
|12.1.1||determine life history attributes and reproductive biology||NPWS||subject to funding||2|
|12.1.2||monitor seedling establishment and survivorship||NPWS||life of plan||1|
|12.1.3||experimental study of fire and disturbance ecology||NPWS/Research Institutions||begun||2|
|12.1.4||investigate additional recruitment cues||NPWS/Research Institutions||subject to funding||3|
|12.1.5||conduct further surveys||NPWS||subject to funding||3|
Manage current reserved areas
|12.2.1||implement provisional adaptive fire management strategy||NPWS||life of plan||1|
|12.2.2||staff education and work impacts||NPWS||ongoing||1|
|12.2.3||feral goat control||NPWS||ongoing||1|
|12.2.4||monitor population structure||NPWS||year 1,3,5||2|
Manage Torrington population
|12.3.1||investigate partial SRA tenure status change||NPWS subject to community consultation||year 1||2|
|12.3.2||review planning instruments in mining process, amend mining and exploration leases where relevant||NPWS||year 1||1|
|12.3.3||feral goat control||NPWS||ongoing||2|
|12.3.4||prepare and implement provisional adaptive fire management strategy||NPWS||life of plan||2|
Manage the Howell and Parlour Mountain populations
|12.4.1||feral goat control and fencing at Parlour Mountain||NPWS||ongoing||1|
|12.4.2||conduct fire regeneration trials and monitor recruits||NPWS subject to consultation with landholders||year 1 and ongoing||2|
|12.4.3||present conservation agreements to landholders||NPWS||year 2||3|
|12.5.1||disseminate information leaflet||NPWS||year 1||3|
|12.6.1||Cultivate in nurseries etc.||specialist authorities||year 2,3||3|
Recovery action implementation priority categorised as 1 (essential), 2 (highly desirable) and 3 (desirable). Equivalent research identified in 12.1 has been instigated by Division of Botany, UNE as part of multi-species fire and rare plant study at Torrington SRA.
14 Preparation details
This recovery plan was prepared by John Westaway under contract to the Threatened Species Unit, NPWS Northern Directorate. Assistance was provided by John Martindale, Monica Collins and Shane Ruming, all of the Threatened Species Unit, NPWS Northern Directorate.
No amendments have been made to date.
This recovery plan will be reviewed within five years of the date of publication.
Information was provided by John T. Hunter, Peter Clarke and John Williams of the Division of Botany, University of New England, Marco Duretto of the National Herbarium, Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne, and Alex Wyatt of NPWS Northern Tablelands Region. Michael Murphy, Threatened Species Unit, NPWS Northern Directorate reviewed the draft plan.