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On 29 May 2015 the World Heritage Centre published the World Heritage Committee’s draft decision with regard to the state of conservation of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.
29
May
2015
Release of Exposure Draft National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Amendment Determination 2015 (No 2) Comments close 12 June 2015.
28
May
2015
The Department has released Australia’s National Greenhouse Accounts presenting national, state and territory and industry emissions estimates for 1990-2013. The publications are available on the Progress of the National Greenhouse Gas Inventory...
28
May
2015
The Minister has approved the inclusion of two species, Calidris ferruginea (curlew sandpiper) and Numenius madagascariensis (eastern curlew), to the critically endangered category effective 26 May 2015.
26
May
2015
The Minister has recently listed one species as threatened and approved a conservation advice for one listed species.
25
May
2015
Find out the latest updates on the Commonwealth Marine Reserves Review.
19
May
2015
The Threatened Species Scientific Committee is seeking comments on the proposal to list this as a critically endangered ecological community. The public consultation period will be open until 30 June 2015.
19
May
2015
Scientists monitoring the effectiveness of Commonwealth environmental water in the Murrumbidgee wetlands have recently recorded several important migratory birds in the Lowbidgee floodplain including the sharp-tailed sandpiper and common...
09
May
2015
The Minister has approved the inclusion of two ecological communities, Central Hunter Valley eucalypt forest and woodland to the critically endangered category and Posidonia australis seagrass meadows of the Manning-Hawkesbury ecoregion to the endangered category.
07
May
2015

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