Latest protected species News

Greens call on Government to rule out explosives in fish farm trial
Possum found on Great Barrier Island
‘Bycatch’ dolphin capture in WA not sustainable, study finds
$350,000 for sustainability in seafood industry
New mapping tool highlights how protected species hotspots and dangerous gillnetting overlap on our Reef
Local councils say no to shark nets in historic unanimous resolution
State of Conservation report is high on spin, low on climate action for Reef
World Wetlands Day reminder not to let wetland protection fall by wayside: Greens
Call for information after gull shot with crossbow bolt
Protected birds aren’t target practice
Penguin taken to zoo uninjured
Weak climate goals make new Reef 2050 Plan blueprint for rapid Reef decline
Reform fishing to help sustainable seafood become more available and increase choice in SE Queensland
Shell in South Africa: fossil fuels at full blast
Give leopard seal at Havelock space
Greens welcome Government plan for law change to better protect nature
DOC’s smallest wave of new recruits
DOC investigates cause of death of great white shark death in Auckland
Stay safe and remember rules when you return to Hauraki Gulf Islands
New Hendra virus genotype discovered
It’s magpie swooping season
It’s swooping season
New free guide to help recreational visitors to protect Whitsundays
DOC and recreational fishers working together to ‘tackle’ marine bycatch
Marine conservationists call for better protection after sawfish found with rostrum hacked off
Ninety Duvaucel’s geckos released on pest-free Motutapu island
Whitsundays operators brush up on reef health monitoring
Innovative Small Arts Projects Set To Lift Community Spirits
New protection for Tasman Bay marine reserves
Spring nesting flow for drought-hit Murray cod in Macquarie River
Public debate will show up shoddy reef science – if they turn up
Conservation rule breakers may face fines
Saving marine life: Novel method quantifies effects of plastic on marine wildlife
Cameras rolled out further across fishing fleet
National Compliance and Enforcement Program 2020-21
Tips for magpie swooping season
Working together for whitebait wins
Inaugural seafood awards honour sustainability
Seafood industry celebrated at Seafood Sustainability Awards
Wildlife death toll continues to rise in NSW shark nets program
Conservationists welcome NSW investment in non-lethal shark control, but nets still need to go
World Ocean Day: Coral life found ‘half a league’ under sea
Better protection for seabirds
Best Fishing In Adelaide And South Australia
Court fines commercial crabbers caught with female mud crabs
Summer heat worsens algal bloom and botulism in Firth of Thames, Piako River
AgForce will hold State Government to account on its ‘sham’ Lake Eyre consultation
Rare lizard habitat protected