Have a look through our native animal fact sheets and learn about some of the native mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians that live in New South Wales (NSW).
Find out about fire danger ratings and fire bans, learn how you can prepare for the bushfire season, and see how we manage fire in our parks and reserves.
These resources about climate change will help you understand the climate system, climate patterns and how we measure long-term changes in weather and climate.
Get involved in our citizen science program – join a project, meet like-minded people and learn new skills.
Check out this student project looking at the recovery of streams in the Warrumbungle National Park. A severe bushfire followed by an intense thunderstorm washed lots of sediment into these waterways. Students are helping monitor water quality and the invertebrates that live there.
Find out about the National Parks and Wildlife Service and learn about how we manage and conserve protected areas in New South Wales, including natural, historical and cultural features in our national parks.
Find out about some of our threatened animals and plants, where they live and why they're threatened. Learn about methods we use to conserve threatened species and their habitat with the Regent honeyeater: On the Edge – Student Workbook, a valuable resource for senior geography students.
There are different types of parks, reserves and protected areas in NSW. Learn about the importance of wilderness, our World Heritage sites and the significant natural and cultural heritage they protect.