NSW Commercial Kangaroo Harvest Management Plan 2017-2021

The NSW Commercial Kangaroo Harvest Management Plan 2017–2021 was declared as an approved wildlife trade management plan by the Commonwealth Minister for Environment and Energy on 17 December 2016.

Date
17 December 2016
Publisher
Office of Environment and Heritage
Type
Publication, Management plan
Status
Final
Cost
Free
Language
English
Tags
  • ISBN 978-1-76039-142-3
  • ID OEH20150705
  • File PDF 0.9MB
  • Pages 32
  • Name nsw-commercial-kangaroo-harvest-management-plan-2017-2021-150705.pdf

This approval is valid from 1 January 2017 until 31 December 2021 and includes several conditions that are listed in the Commonwealth Gazette December 2016.

The management plan relates only to the commercial harvest of red kangaroo, eastern grey kangaroo, western grey kangaroo and wallaroo.

The goal of the program is to maintain ecologically sustainable populations of these kangaroos throughout their ranges, and humane harvesting practices for animal welfare.