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For information to assist proponents in referral, environmental assessments and compliance issues, refer to the Policy Statements and Guidelines (where available), the Conservation Advice (where available) or the Listing Advice (where available).
 
In addition, proponents and land managers should refer to the Recovery Plan (where available) or the Conservation Advice (where available) for recovery, mitigation and conservation information.

EPBC Act Listing Status Listed as Endangered as Eucalyptus impensa
Recovery Plan Decision Recovery Plan required, this species had a recovery plan in force at the time the legislation provided for the Minister to decide whether or not to have a recovery plan (19/2/2007).
 
Adopted/Made Recovery Plans Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan] as Eucalyptus impensa.
 
Federal Register of
    Legislative Instruments
Declaration under s178, s181, and s183 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 - List of threatened species, List of threatened ecological communities and List of threatening processes (Commonwealth of Australia, 2000) [Legislative Instrument] as Eucalyptus impensa.
 
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999: correction of list of threatened species (28/03/2001) (Commonwealth of Australia, 2001j) [Legislative Instrument] as Eucalyptus impensa.
 
State Government
    Documents and Websites
WA:Western Australian Wildlife Management Program No. 28. Declared Rare and Poorly Known Flora in the Moora District (Patrick, S.J. & A.P. Brown, 2001) [State Species Management Plan].
State Listing Status
WA: Listed as Critically Endangered (Wildlife Conservation Act 1950 (Western Australia): September 2013 list) as Eucalyptus impensa
Scientific name Eucalyptus impensa [56711]
Family Myrtaceae:Myrtales:Magnoliopsida:Magnoliophyta:Plantae
Species author Brooker and Hopper
Infraspecies author  
Reference Nuytsia 9(1):35, figs 11, 15 (1993).
Other names Eucalyptus impensa Brooker & Hopper ms. [67242]
Distribution map Species Distribution Map

This is an indicative distribution map of the present distribution of the species based on best available knowledge. See map caveat for more information.

Illustrations Google Images

The following table lists known and perceived threats to this species. Threats are based on the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) threat classification version 1.1.

Threat Class Threatening Species References
Climate Change and Severe Weather:Droughts:Drought Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan].
Energy Production and Mining:Mining and Quarrying:Habitat destruction, disturbance and/or modification due to mining activities Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan].
Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Human Intrusions and Disturbance:Mechanical disturbance during construction, maintanance or recreational activities Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Negative impacts caused by insects Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Presence of pathogens and resulting disease Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate and/or changed fire regimes (frequency, timing, intensity) Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Poor recruitment (regeneration) and declining population numbers Eneabba Mallee (Eucalyptus impensa) Interim Recovery Plan 2004-2009 (Stack, G. & G. Broun, 2004) [Recovery Plan].

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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Eucalyptus impensa in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:36:47 +1000.