Bellinger River Emydura (Emydura macquarii) Recovery Plan

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, July 2001
ISBN 0 731 36367 1

18.0 Implementation Tables

Table 1. Responsibility for implementation, timing and priority of recovery actions for five year life of plan. Priority is categorised as 1 (essential) or 2 (highly desirable).
Description Responsibility for implementation Timeframe Priority
12.1 Survey and Research
1. Monitoring of recruitment NPWS Life of Plan
1
2. Research into biology and ecology NPWS Years 1 and 2
2
12.2 Protect Populations and Habitat
3. Consideration of species in environmental impact assessment BSC and other approval authorities Life of plan
1
4. Protect water quality in private logging operations NPWS Life of plan
1
5. Support protection of riparian vegetation by landholders CMB, Landcare groups and other community groups Life of plan
1
6. Water quality management CMB, BSC and determining authorities Life of plan
1
7. Management of riverine habitat NPWS Life of plan
1
8. Water quality monitoring DLWC Life of plan
2
9. Fox control NPWS Life of plan
2
12.3 Community Awareness
10. Community awareness brochure NPWS Years 1 and 3
1
11. Community water quality protection DLWC Life of plan
1

Table 2. Estimated costs of implementing recovery actions. Costs presented are unsecured unless otherwise noted.
Tasks Item Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
Survey and Research
1. monitoring of recruitment
6027+
6027+
6027+
6027+
6027+
2. research
5000
5000
-
-
-
Protect Populations and Habitat
3. environ. impact assessment
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
4. private logging protocols
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
5. riparian veg. protection
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
6. water quality management
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
7. riparian management
ü
ü
ü
ü
ü
8. water quality monitoring
l
l
l
l
l
9. fox control
12862
12862
12862
12862
12862
Community Awareness
2. community brochure
2000
-
2000
-
-
11. water quality protection
l
l
l
l
l
Annual costs of implementing Plan 25889 23889 20889 18889 18889
Total cost of Recovery Plan 108445

+ Funded through Fox Threat Abatement Plan
ü No direct cost; however, relevant party or public authority must consider action
l Costs covered by agency core duties