Prepared by Martin Schulz and Linda F. Lumsden
Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2004
ISBN 0 642 55012 3
- National recovery plan for the Christmas Island Pipistrelle Pipistrellus murrayi (PDF - 1630 KB) | (Word - 1462 KB)
- Part A: Species information and general requirements
- Part B: Distribution and location
- Part C: Known and potential threats
- Part D: Objectives, criteria and actions
- Part E. Managment practices
- Part F: Duration and costs
- Appendix One: Resurvey of known pipistrelle sites affected by yellow crazy ant supercolonies
- Appendix Two: Pipistrelle monitoring protocol
- Appendix Three: Known bat sites on the eastern edge of the Christmas Island pipistrelle's range
- Appendix four: Summary of recent information indicating further range and population decline
Prepared by Martin Schulz and Linda F. Lumsden, for the Australian Government Department of the Environment and Heritage.
Published by the Commonwealth of Australia.
Made under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999: August 2004
ISBN 0 642 55012 3
© Commonwealth of Australia
This publication is copyright. Apart from any use permitted under the copyright Act 1968, no part may be reproduced by any process without prior written permission from the Commonwealth. Requests and inquiries regarding reproduction should be addressed to:
Natural Resource Management Policy Branch
Department of the Environment and Heritage
GPO Box 787
CANBERRA ACT 2601
Disclaimer: This recovery plan sets out the actions necessary to stop the decline of, and support the recovery of, the listed threatened species or ecological community. The Australian Government is committed to acting in accordance with the plan and to implementing the plan as it applies to Commonwealth areas.
The plan has been developed with the involvement and cooperation of a broad range of stakeholders, but individual stakeholders have not necessarily committed to undertaking specific actions. The attainment of objectives and the provision of funds may be subject to budgetary and other constraints affecting the parties involved. Proposed actions may be subject to modification over the life of the plan due to changes in knowledge.
This plan should be cited as follows: Schulz, M. and Lumsden, L.F. 2004. National Recovery Plan for the Christmas Island Pipistrelle Pipistrellus murrayi. Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra.
Cover photograph: Christmas Island Pipistrelle by Lindy Lumsden.