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Long-nosed Bandicoot population in inner western Sydney (Perameles nasuta - 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.
  • Undertake surveys to determine extent of population.
  • Undertake community awareness program to increase knowledge of the species, threats and reporting of sightings.
  • Undertake radio tracking studies to determine habitat use.
  • Develop and maintain database of all records.
  • Monitor status of all known sub-populations.

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.