Developing a National Biodiversity and Climate Change Action Plan
The National Task Group on the Management of Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity, convened under the NRM Ministerial Council's Land, Water and Biodiversity Committee
Department of the Environment and Heritage, September 2003
About the consultation paper
This consultation paper consists of two sections:
- The first part of the paper introduces the concepts and policy considerations behind the proposal to develop a National biodiversity and climate change action plan.
- The second part outlines a possible structure and content for the plan, identifying key strategies and examples of specific adaptation initiatives for managing climate change impacts on biodiversity.