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Key departmental publications, e.g. annual reports, budget papers and program guidelines are available in our online archive.

Much of the material listed on these archived web pages has been superseded, or served a particular purpose at a particular time. It may contain references to activities or policies that have no current application. Many archived documents may link to web pages that have moved or no longer exist, or may refer to other documents that are no longer available.

Threat Abatement Plan for Competition and Land Degradation by Feral Goats

Biodiversity Group Environment Australia, 1999
ISBN 0 642 54634 7


Environment Australia would like to acknowledge the significant contribution made to the preparation of this document by a number of individuals. Ms Sylvana Maas was the author of the original draft of this document. Development of that draft was based upon substantial input from the Feral Goat Threat Abatement Plan Advisory Group. This groups consisted of representatives from Commonwealth, State and Territory agencies, namely: Dr David Freudenberger (CSIRO Division of Wildlife and Ecology), Mr Trevor Naismith (Natural Resources Group, SA), Dr Tim Clancy (Queensland Department of Environment), Mr Graham Wilson (NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service), Mr Steven Smith (Department of Environment and Land Management, TAS), Mr Roger Armstrong (Department of Conservation and Land Management, WA) and Mr Peter Sandell (Department of Natural Resources and Environment, VIC). Thanks must also go to Dr Robert Henzell who commented on various drafts of this document.

This final plan has been substantially amended based upon the comments provided in response to the public exposure of the draft plan. Additional contributions and further development of the plan has been provided by Ms Alana Johnstone, Dr David Kay, Dr Gerry Maynes, Mr Bruce McLaren, Mr Robert Moore, Mr Peter Schaafler, Mr Richard Sharp and Ms Tammy Stefani of the Biodiversity Group, Environment Australia, which will also be responsible for the plans implementation.