25 June 2014

NEWS and interesting reads in plant conservation

ANPC's Orchid Conservation Program featured on on ABCRural. Listen to interview with ANPC ecologist Noushka Reiter.

UNESCO World Heritage Committee reject proposal by Commonwealth and Tasmanian government delist 74,000 hectares of Tasmania’s World Heritage Area extension.

Auditors assess Australian Government's capacity to manage compliance of EPBC Act - recommends improved compliance monitoring.

NSW biodiversity legislation review panel and process announced.

Wentworth Group submission to Inquiry into EPBC Act Amendment (Bilateral Agreement Implementation) Bill 2014 suggests Australian Government withdraw the bill and abandon plans to hand environmental approval powers over to the states

The list of >200 species to be targeted for genetic, ecological and environmental research in the Restore Renew NSW project announced.

NSW Native Vegetation Act saves Australian wildlife. Report by World Wildlife Fund Australia

New International Plant Sentinel Network (IPSN) aims to reduce spread of plant pests and pathogens.

Tips from the from Morgan Plant ecology blog for designing monitoring programs for community groups.

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