National recovery plan for Forresters Bottlebrush (Callistemon forresterae)
Geoff Sutter, Arthur Rylah Institute for Environmental Research, Department of Sustainability and Environment, Heidelberg, Victoria
- National recovery plan for Forresters Bottlebrush (Callistemon forresterae) (PDF - 84 KB) | (RTF - 407 KB)
Forrester’s Bottlebrush Callistemon forresterae is a small shrub known from a single population of 1–3,000 plants occurring on the banks of the Genoa River in eastern Victoria. Little is know of its ecology or threats. The species is listed as Vulnerable under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999. This national Recovery Plan for Forrester’s Bottlebrushis the first recovery plan for the species, and details its distribution, habitat, threats and recovery objectives and actions necessary to ensure its long-term survival.