Yellow-spotted Bell Frog (Litoria castanea) and Peppered Frog (Litoria piperata) Recovery Plan

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, July 2001
ISBN 0 731 36275 6

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17.0 Acronyms used in this document

AHD - Australian Height Datum

DLWC - Department of Land and Water Conservation

EPA Act - Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979

EPBC Act - Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

FATSG - Frog and Tadpole Study Group

IUCN - International Union for the Conservation of Nature

JMA - Joint Management Agreement

NPW Act - National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974

NPWS - National Parks and Wildlife Service

SFNSW - State Forests NSW

TSC Act - Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995

VCA - Voluntary Conservation Agreement