Application for a permit to collect herbarium specimens and seed from Northern Suburbs Banksia Scrub, North Head, NSW (E2010-0039)
- General Permit Application (PDF - 231 KB)
- Supplementary Form C (PDF - 1023 KB)
- Attachment for Supplementary Form C (PDF - 63 KB)
- ESBS fire monitoring proposal Draft (PDF - 231 KB)
- Attachment - DECCW Scientific Licence (PDF - 398 KB)
About the application
The department received an application for a permit to kill, injure, take, trade, keep or move a listed threatened species and ecological community in a Commonwealth Area under Part 13, section 200 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act). The application is to collect herbarium specimens and seed from Northern Suburbs Banksia Scrub (ESBS) at North Head, NSW, to monitor the effects of fire on ESBS regeneration and to create a field herbarium of ESBS species for public education purposes. Eastern Suburbs Banksia Scrub is a listed threatened ecological community under the EPBC Act..
Please see the documents above for further details on the proposal.
If the application for a permit to conduct the activity is approved the permit will be valid for a period of up to five years.
In accordance with the provisions of section 200(3) of the Act, comments were invited on this proposal. The comment period closed 9 September 2010.