The report is now provided by financial year to align with other reporting timeframes. All of the available data from previous years is included in the current report.
The Native Vegetation Report Card shows that, in the 2012–13 financial year, 2140 hectares of native vegetation across NSW were approved to be cleared. Environmental values were maintained or improved through offsetting any impacts. Over 300,000 hectares of native vegetation were conserved or improved across the state in the 2012–13 period.
The Private Native Forestry Report shows that in the 2012–13 financial year, 353 PNF PVPs were approved so that 61,188 hectares of native forest could be sustainably logged in accordance with the PNF Code.