National recovery plan for the Dwarf Yellow Heads (Trichanthodium baracchianum)
ISBN 1 74152 372 9
About the plan
The Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum is listed as Vulnerable under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and Threatened under the Victorian Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988. The species is endemic to north-western Victoria, where there an estimated 13,000 plants occurring in eight wild populations. Major threats to populations include weed invasion, grazing, rising salinity and gypsum mining.
This national Recovery Plan for T. baracchianum details the species' distribution and biology, conservation status, threats, and recovery objectives and actions necessary to ensure its long-term survival.