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Publications archive - Marine

Draft management plans

Proposal to prepare draft management plans

Members of the public were invited to comment during a 30 day comment period (17 November - 18 December 2012) on the proposals to prepare draft management plans for the Commonwealth reserves in the South-west, North-west, North and Temperate East Networks, and for the Coral Sea marine reserve.

Gazette Notices

Final Commonwealth marine reserves network proposal

Consultation papers

North Marine Region

In August 2011 the department released the draft plan and proposed Commonwealth marine reserves network for public consultation. The 90 day public submissions period closed on 28 November 2011.

Submissions received

Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal for the North Marine Region

Download the draft proposal and associated documents

Detailed information on the North Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal is provided in the documents listed below.

North Plan consultation draft

Draft Marine Bioregional Plan and associated documents

Conservation Value Report Cards

North-west Marine Region

In August 2011 the department released the draft plan and proposed Commonwealth marine reserves network for public consultation. The 90 day public submissions period closed on 28 November 2011.

Submissions received

North-west Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal

Download the draft proposal and associated documents

Detailed information on the North-west Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal is provided in the documents listed below.

North-west Plan consultation draft

Draft Marine Bioregional Plan and associated documents

Information tools

South-west Marine Region

In May 2011 the department released the draft plan and proposed Commonwealth marine reserves network for public consultation. The 90 day public submissions period closed on 8 August 2011.

Submissions received

Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal for the South-west Marine Region

Download the draft proposal and associated documents

Detailed information on the South-west Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal is provided in the documents listed below.

South-west Plan - consultation draft

Download the draft Plan

Information tools

Fact sheets

Coral Sea region

In November 2011 the department released the Coral Sea Commonwealth marine reserve proposal for public consultation. The 90 day public submissions period closed on 24 February 2012.

Submissions received

Commonwealth marine reserve proposal for the Coral Sea

Download the draft proposal and associated documents

Detailed information on the Coral Sea Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal is provided in the documents listed below.

Temperate East Marine Region

In November 2011 the department released the draft plan and proposed Commonwealth marine reserves network for public consultation. The 90 day public submissions period closed on 21 February 2012.

Submissions received

Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal for the Temperate-East Marine Region

Download the draft proposal and associated documents

Detailed information on the Temperate-East Commonwealth marine reserve network proposal is provided in the documents listed below.

Temperate East Marine Bioregional Plan - consultation draft

The consultation period for this document closed on 21 February 2012.

Draft Marine Bioregional Plan and associated documents

Information tools


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