Bellinger River Emydura (Emydura macquarii) Recovery Plan
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, July 2001
ISBN 0 731 36367 1
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BCMC - Bellinger Catchment Management Committee
BSC - Bellingen Shire Council
CMB - Upper North Coast Catchment Management Board
DLWC - Department of Land and Water Conservation
EP& Act - NSW Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
EPBC Act - Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
LEP - Local Environmental Plan
NPW Act - NSW National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974
NPWS - NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
NVC Act - NSW Native Vegetation Conservation Act 1997
SFNSW - State Forests of NSW
TSC Act - NSW Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995