Effects of fire on population dynamics of Pterostyli wapstrarum and Pterostyli ziegeleri
- General Permit Application (PDF - 1,024 KB)
- Supplementary Form C (PDF - 2,836 KB)
- Permit to take threatened plants (PDF - 216 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 conduct burns to better understand the effects of fire on population dynamics of two Pterostylis species (P. wapstrarum and P. ziegeleri) from the Pontville Small Arms Range Complex near Brighton Tasmania. Both P. wapstrarum and P. ziegeleri are listed threatened species 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 10 May 2010.