Nature conservation

Threatened species

Saving our Species (SoS) strategies

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Threatened species, populations, ecological communities or key threatening processes

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Common nameScientific nameSpecies typeSoS strategySpecies profile
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Gosford Wattle, Hurstville and Kogarah Local Government AreasAcacia prominens - endangered populationTrees Acacia prominens - endangered population SoS strategy Acacia prominens - endangered population species profile
Tusked Frog population in the Nandewar and New England Tableland BioregionsAdelotus brevis - endangered populationAmphibians Adelotus brevis - endangered population SoS strategy Adelotus brevis - endangered population species profile
Gang-gang Cockatoo population in the Hornsby and Ku-ring-gai Local Government AreasCallocephalon fimbriatum - endangered populationBirds Callocephalon fimbriatum - endangered population SoS strategy Callocephalon fimbriatum - endangered population species profile
Glossy Black-Cockatoo, Riverina populationCalyptorhynchus lathami - endangered populationBirds Calyptorhynchus lathami - endangered population SoS strategy Calyptorhynchus lathami - endangered population species profile
Chorizema parviflorum Benth. in the Wollongong and Shellharbour Local Government AreasChorizema parviflorum - endangered populationShrubs Chorizema parviflorum - endangered population SoS strategy Chorizema parviflorum - endangered population species profile
White-browed Treecreeper population in Carrathool local government area south of the Lachlan River and Griffith local government areaClimacteris affinis - endangered populationBirds Climacteris affinis - endangered population SoS strategy Climacteris affinis - endangered population species profile
Darwinia fascicularis subsp. oligantha population in the Baulkham Hills and Hornsby Local Government AreasDarwinia fascicularis subsp. oligantha - endangered populationShrubs Darwinia fascicularis subsp. oligantha - endangered population SoS strategy Darwinia fascicularis subsp. oligantha - endangered population species profile
Dillwynia tenuifolia Sieber ex D.C. in the Baulkham Hills local government areaDillwynia tenuifolia - endangered populationShrubs Dillwynia tenuifolia - endangered population SoS strategy Dillwynia tenuifolia - endangered population species profile
Dillwynia tenuifolia, Kemps CreekDillwynia tenuifolia - endangered populationShrubs Dillwynia tenuifolia - endangered population SoS strategy Dillwynia tenuifolia - endangered population species profile
Eucalyptus parramattensis C. Hall. subsp. parramattensis in Wyong and Lake Macquarie local government areasEucalyptus parramattensis subsp. parramattensis - endangered populationTrees Eucalyptus parramattensis subsp. parramattensis - endangered population SoS strategy Eucalyptus parramattensis subsp. parramattensis - endangered population species profile

Key management sites

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Site nameThreatened speciesLocal government area (LGA)StatusSite type
Koala Phascolarctos cinereus (Goldfuss, 1817) between the Tweed and Brunswick Rivers east of the Pacific Highway Koala population between the Tweed River and Brunswick River east of the Pacific Highway (Phascolarctos cinereus - endangered population)   ProposedSignificant population
Lower Clarence -Bundjalung- Bungawalbin Emu population in the New South Wales North Coast Bioregion and Port Stephens local government area (Dromaius novaehollandiae - endangered population) Clarence Valley, Coffs Harbour, Richmond Valley  ActiveSignificant population

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Common nameScientific nameSpecies type
Gosford Wattle, Hurstville and Kogarah Local Government AreasAcacia prominens - endangered populationTrees
Tusked Frog population in the Nandewar and New England Tableland BioregionsAdelotus brevis - endangered populationAmphibians
Gang-gang Cockatoo population in the Hornsby and Ku-ring-gai Local Government AreasCallocephalon fimbriatum - endangered populationBirds
Glossy Black-Cockatoo, Riverina populationCalyptorhynchus lathami - endangered populationBirds
Chorizema parviflorum Benth. in the Wollongong and Shellharbour Local Government AreasChorizema parviflorum - endangered populationShrubs
White-browed Treecreeper population in Carrathool local government area south of the Lachlan River and Griffith local government areaClimacteris affinis - endangered populationBirds
Darwinia fascicularis subsp. oligantha population in the Baulkham Hills and Hornsby Local Government AreasDarwinia fascicularis subsp. oligantha - endangered populationShrubs
Dillwynia tenuifolia Sieber ex D.C. in the Baulkham Hills local government areaDillwynia tenuifolia - endangered populationShrubs
Dillwynia tenuifolia, Kemps CreekDillwynia tenuifolia - endangered populationShrubs
Eucalyptus parramattensis C. Hall. subsp. parramattensis in Wyong and Lake Macquarie local government areasEucalyptus parramattensis subsp. parramattensis - endangered populationTrees
Eucalyptus seeana population in the Greater Taree local government areaEucalyptus seeana - endangered populationTrees
Little Penguin in the Manly Point Area (being the area on and near the shoreline from Cannae Point generally northward to the point near the intersection of Stuart Street and Oyama Cove Avenue, and extending 100 metres offshore from that shoreline)Eudyptula minor - endangered populationBirds
Glycine clandestina (broad leaf form) in the Nambucca Local Government AreaGlycine clandestina (broad leaf form) - endangered populationEpiphytes and Climbers
Seringia denticulata in the Hawkesbury local government areaSeringia denticulata - endangered populationShrubs
Lespedeza juncea subsp. sericea in the Wollongong Local Government AreaLespedeza juncea subsp. sericea - endangered populationShrubs
Marsdenia viridiflora R. Br. subsp. viridiflora population in the Bankstown, Blacktown, Camden, Campbelltown, Fairfield, Holroyd, Liverpool and Penrith local government areasMarsdenia viridiflora subsp. viridiflora - endangered populationEpiphytes and Climbers
Broad-toothed Rat at Barrington Tops in the local government areas of Gloucester, Scone and DungogMastacomys fuscus - endangered populationRodents
Menippus darcyi population in the Sutherland ShireMenippus darcyi - endangered populationInvertebrates
Long-nosed Bandicoot, North HeadPerameles nasuta - endangered populationMarsupials
Squirrel Glider in the Wagga Wagga Local Government AreaPetaurus norfolcensis - endangered populationMarsupials
Squirrel Glider on Barrenjoey Peninsula, north of Bushrangers HillPetaurus norfolcensis - endangered populationMarsupials
Koala in the Pittwater Local Government AreaPhascolarctos cinereus - endangered populationMarsupials
Koala, Hawks Nest and Tea Gardens populationPhascolarctos cinereus - endangered populationMarsupials
P. prunifolia in the Parramatta, Auburn, Strathfield and Bankstown Local Government AreasPomaderris prunifolia - endangered populationShrubs
Pultenaea villifera Sieber ex DC. population in the Blue Mountains local government areaPultenaea villifera - endangered populationShrubs
Tadgell's Bluebell in the local government areas of Auburn, Bankstown, Baulkham Hills, Canterbury, Hornsby, Parramatta and StrathfieldWahlenbergia multicaulis - endangered populationHerbs and Forbs
Low growing form of Z. smithii, Diggers HeadZieria smithii - endangered populationShrubs
Long-nosed Potoroo, Cobaki Lakes and Tweed Heads West populationPotorous tridactylus - endangered populationMarsupials
Black Cypress Pine, Woronora Plateau populationCallitris endlicheri - endangered populationTrees
Eucalyptus oblonga population at Bateau Bay, Forresters Beach and Tumbi Umbi in the Wyong local government areaEucalyptus oblonga - endangered populationTrees
Acacia pendula population in the Hunter catchmentAcacia pendula - endangered populationTrees
Eucalyptus camaldulensis population in the Hunter catchmentEucalyptus camaldulensis - endangered populationTrees
Australian Brush-turkey population in the Nandewar and Brigalow Belt South BioregionsAlectura lathami - endangered populationBirds
Cymbidium canaliculatum population in the Hunter CatchmentCymbidium canaliculatum - endangered populationOrchids
Greater Glider population in the Eurobodalla local government areaPetauroides volans - endangered populationMarsupials
Pine Donkey Orchid population in the Muswellbrook local government areaDiuris tricolor - endangered populationOrchids
Rhizanthella slateri (Rupp) M.A. Clem. & Cribb in the Great Lakes local government areaRhizanthella slateri - endangered populationOrchids
Yellow-bellied Glider population on the Bago PlateauPetaurus australis - endangered populationMarsupials
Long-nosed Bandicoot population in inner western SydneyPerameles nasuta - endangered populationMarsupials
White-fronted Chat population in the Sydney Metropolitan Catchment Management AreaEpthianura albifrons - endangered populationBirds
White's Skink population in the Broken Hill Complex BioregionLiopholis whitii - endangered populationReptiles
Eucalyptus langleyi population north of the Shoalhaven River in the Shoalhaven local government areaEucalyptus langleyi - endangered populationMallees
Stringybark She-Oak population in the Clarence Valley local government areaAllocasuarina inophloia - endangered populationTrees
Eucalyptus aggregata population in the Wingecaribee local government areaEucalyptus aggregata - endangered populationTrees
Prostanthera saxicola population in Sutherland and Liverpool local government areasProstanthera saxicola - endangered populationShrubs
Gossia acmenoides population in the Sydney Basin Bioregion south of the Georges RiverGossia acmenoides - endangered populationTrees
Allocasuarina diminuta subsp. mimica population in the Sutherland Shire and Liverpool City local government areasAllocasuarina diminuta subsp. mimica - endangered populationShrubs
Koala population between the Tweed River and Brunswick River east of the Pacific HighwayPhascolarctos cinereus - endangered populationMarsupials
Greater Glider population in the Mount Gibraltar Reserve areaPetauroides volans - endangered populationMarsupials
Greater Glider population in the Seven Mile Beach National Park areaPetauroides volans - endangered populationMarsupials
Emu population in the New South Wales North Coast Bioregion and Port Stephens local government areaDromaius novaehollandiae - endangered populationBirds
Spyridium burragorang in the Cessnock local government areaSpyridium burragorang - endangered populationShrubs