Caring for nature is the shared responsibility of all Australians. Australia's Nature Hub is a national picture of the range of practices that are addressing the different biodiversity priorities across Australia. It demonstrates how the good work being done across Australia contributes to the Strategy’s goals and objectives, and more broadly to global biodiversity goals.

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Many introduced and native animals have established large populations across Australia, becoming pests.

National
Policy
Land
Marine
Species
Water

The Queensland Government has amended the planning framework to address a key threat to koala populat

Queensland
Legislation
Species

In February 2020, the Queensland Government released new koala habitat mapping for South East Queensl

Queensland
Legislation
Species

On 27 January 2020, the Orroral Valley fire swept through Namadgi burning about 80% of Namadgi National Park (82,700 hectares) and 22% of Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve (1,444 hectares) and 3350 hectares of rural lands.  Following the fires the ACT Government, deployed a Rapid Risk Assessment Team (RRAT) to assess risk immediately post fire.  This R

Australian Capital Territory
Program
Bushfires 2019-20

In partnership with The Basalt to Bay Landcare Network between 2015 and 2018 the ATO has produced four Australian Primary Producers tax fact sheets. 1: Shelterbelts. 2. Landcare and other Expenses 3.

Commonwealth
Victoria
Legislation
Program
Climate Change
Land
Water

The Australian Government’s initial $50 million Wildlife and Habitat Recovery package is providing targeted, on-ground support for fire-affected wildlife following the devastating 2019-20 summer bushfires.

National
Program
Bushfires 2019-20

In January 2020, the NSW Government released the Wildlife and Conservation Bushfire Recovery – Immediate Response plan. While the NSW Government is still determining the full impact of the 2019-2020 bushfires, this document sets out our immediate actions to support native wildlife recovery. The NSW Government’s immediate response includes:

New South Wales
Policy
Bushfires 2019-20

The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning has developed a report on the impact of the Victorian fires on biodiversity.

Victoria
Program
Bushfires 2019-20
Species

The mainland subspecies of the Eastern Barred Bandicoot (EBB) is listed in Victoria as ‘Extinct in the Wild’, and their decline is attributed to their susceptibility to predation by foxes and to habitat loss.

Victoria
Program
Land
Species
Water

The last sign of a fox on Phillip Island was in August 2015 after 37 years of efforts to remove foxes from the Island.  This eradication was ultimately successful due to the long-term commitment and dedication of Nature Parks and DELWP

 

Victoria
Program
Land
Species