Spotted Tree Frog (Litoria spenceri)



Species Action Statement

This species has been assigned to the Partnership (range-restricted) management stream under the Saving our Species (SoS) program.

Justification for allocation to this management stream

Less than 10% of the species' total population occurs within NSW.

Conservation status

Strategic importance

Information not available.

Conservation status in other Australian jurisdictions

Conservation status in other Australian jurisdictions not available.

Management objectives

This action statement aims to secure critical populations of this species in NSW in the long-term.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this species be managed?

Key management sites for this threatened species are being identified by the Office of Environment and Heritage and other program partners, where feasible, cost-effective and beneficial to the threatened species. Currently, no management sites have been identified for this threatened species.

A number of state-wide conservation actions have been identified for this threatened species, which can be viewed by clicking the link below.

Show actions

  • Monitor captive breeding colony and rear progeny for reintroduction to Bogong Creek.
  • Reintroduce captive bred animals to Bogong Creek.
  • Monitoring program at Bogong Creek.
  • Control release of water at Bogong Creek.
  • Continued sediment control and monitoring at Bogong creek.
  • Monitor extent of weeds at Bourke's Gorge Bridge and control where necessary.
  • Monitor extent of weeds along Bogong Ck.
  • Monitor trout at Bogong Ck.
  • Kosciuszko National Park Fire Management Strategy to include operational guidelines to protect this species from fire.
  • Survey remaining likely habitat.
  • Screen dead and sick frogs for pathogenic diseases.
  • Undertake media awareness campaign.

Are you or is someone you know doing conservation work for this species or in this area?

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