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Australian Brush-turkey population in the Nandewar and Brigalow Belt South Bioregions (Alectura lathami - endangered population)



Action Statement

Justification for allocation to this management stream

This is an Endangered Population

Conservation status in NSW: Endangered Population
Commonwealth status: Not listed

Management objectives

This action statement aims to secure this population in the long-term.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this population be managed?

OEH is currently developing a targeted approach for managing threatened populations. In the interim, the following management actions have been identified for this population.
  • Control and monitor weeds at known and potential sites, including coolatai, whiskey, African love grass, tiger pear and tree of heaven.
  • Control feral animals within the area of the population.
  • Develop and implement a monitoring program in core areas to determine populaiton status.
  • Develop new actions as new information becomes available.

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

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.