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From 14 September 2014, CITES permits will be required to internationally export or import any part or derivative (e.g. fillets, fins) of the following species: Scalloped hammerhead shark (Sphyrna lewini), Smooth hammerhead shark (Sphyrna zygaena)...
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Aug
2014
The Department is seeking public comment on a draft approval bilateral agreement with the Australian Capital Territory. Comments close Friday 12 September 2014
15
Aug
2014
Agency application on ecological sustainability - comments close 16 September 2014.
15
Aug
2014
The Department is seeking public comment on a draft approval bilateral agreement with Tasmania. Comments close Thursday 11 September 2014
13
Aug
2014
The Australian and Queensland Governments have today released the final comprehensive strategic assessment of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area.
12
Aug
2014
The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has released the 2014 Outlook Report on the Reef's health, management and likely future.
12
Aug
2014
Agency application on ecological sustainability - comments close 10 September 2014.
12
Aug
2014
An Impact Statement, which evaluates the environmental, social and economic costs and benefits of meeting proposed standards for airborne particles, and a draft varied Ambient Air Quality NEPM is now open for public comment.
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Jul
2014
The Department has recently implemented major changes its compliance and enforcement activities under national environmental law. These changes mean we are a better regulator and can provide better protection for Australia’s environment and...
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Jul
2014

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