The Threatened Species Scientific Committee is seeking comments on the assessment of southern brown bandicoot (south-eastern) and Kangaroo Island echidna.The public consultation period will be open until 30 January 2015.
Draft Emissions Reduction Fund methods on Beef Cattle Herd Management, Savanna fire management, and Designated Verified Carbon Standard Projects released for public consultation. Open until 9 January 2014
The Government is proposing a new set of rules to support the operation of the Emissions Reduction Fund: the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Rule 2015 (the Rules). Comments close 19 December.
The Department has released a new spatial information metadata catalogue and search tool Find Environmental Data (FED) to replace Discover Information Geographically (DIG). FED will allow integration with other Commonwealth services such as Australian Government’s spatial data catalogue FIND and data.gov.au.
Written submissions to the independent review of Commonwealth Marine Reserves open today. The co-Chairs of the Bioregional Advisory Panels, Professor Colin Buxton and Mr Peter Cochrane invite interested parties to provide them with ideas and suggestions on how marine reserves should be managed into the future.