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Manning River Helmeted Turtle (Myuchelys purvisi)

Species Action Statement

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

Justification for allocation to this management stream

This species is in the Data Deficient stream as little is known about its distribution or the management techniques required to secure this species in the wild.

Conservation status

Management objectives

This action statement aims to address key knowledge gaps for this species, which once resolved, can inform effective managment of this species. 

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this species be managed?

The following research actions have been designed to address priority knowledge gaps in order to develop an appropriate management approach for this species:

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.