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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
Find out the latest updates on the Commonwealth Marine Reserves Review.
28
Apr
2015
The Australian Government will host the Threatened Species Summit in Melbourne on 16 July 2015.
23
Apr
2015
The Minister has agreed to transfer the Leadbeater's Possum from the endangered to the critically endangered category under the EPBC Act and approved the conservation advice.
22
Apr
2015
The closing date for submitting applications under Round Three of the Private Irrigation Infrastructure Operators Program has been extended to 2:00pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time), Tuesday 12 May 2015.
21
Apr
2015
Application on ecological sustainability - comments open from 20 April 2015 until 18 May 2015
17
Apr
2015
The Minister has recently listed three species as threatened, transferred a species and approved conservation advices for two listed species.
09
Apr
2015

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