Dasyprocta leporina (Brazilian Agouti)
Draft risk assessment report for the importation of Dasyprocta leporina (Brazilian Agouti) for the purpose of zoo exhibition and breeding
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, 2013
- Draft risk assessment report for the importation of Dasyprocta leporina (Brazilian Agouti) (PDF - 769 KB) | (DOCX - 48.23 KB)
DSEWPaC has received an application and draft environment assessment report under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to include Dasyprocta leporina (Brazilia Agouti) on the live import list to allow import for zoo exhibition and breeding.
The report has been prepared against the standard terms of reference and assesses the suitability of Dasyprocta leporina for import into Australia.
Comments were invited on the draft report. The comment period closed 8 July 2013. All comments received will be provided to the applicant to address in finalising the assessment report. Any relevant information provided will be considered by the department prior to briefing the minister.