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Regent Honeyeater (Anthochaera phrygia)



Species conservation project

This species has been assigned to the Site-managed species management stream under the Saving our Species program.

Justification for allocation to this management stream

This species requires site-based management in order to secure it from extinction in NSW for 100 years

Conservation status in NSW: Critically Endangered
Commonwealth status: Critically Endangered

Management objectives

The conservation project aims to secure the species in the wild for 100 years and maintain its conservation status under the TSC Act.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this species be managed?

The Office of Environment and Heritage has established 5 management sites where conservation activities need to take place to ensure the conservation of this species.

Management sites

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Site nameSite typeStatusLocal government area (LGA)
Bundarra - Barraba Management SiteActive Gunnedah, Gwydir, Tamworth Regional, Uralla 
Lower Hunter Valley Management SiteActive Cessnock, Singleton 
Capertee Valley Management SiteActive Lithgow, Mid-Western Regional 
Taronga Zoo Management SiteActive Mosman, Sydney Harbour And Botany Bay (Unincorporated) 
Mudgee/Wollar Management SiteActive  

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

Contact us to tell us about the work. Your input will help OEH evaluate the status of threatened species and provide a broader picture of conservation work across NSW.