Nature conservation

Threatened species

Saving our Species (SoS) strategies

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Threatened species, populations, ecological communities or key threatening processes

Key management sites

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Site nameThreatened speciesLocal government area (LGA)StatusSite type
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Border Ranges Three-toed Snake-tooth Skink (Coeranoscincus reticulatus) Kyogle, Tweed  ActivePriority management site
Central Coast Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor) Central Coast, Lake Macquarie, Newcastle  ActivePriority management site
Riverina Swift Parrot (Lathamus discolor) Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional, Greater Hume Shire, Wagga Wagga  ActivePriority management site
Queanbeyan Palerang Speckled Warbler (Chthonicola sagittata) Goulburn Mulwaree, Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional, Snowy Monaro Regional  ProposedPriority management site
Delegate Speckled Warbler (Chthonicola sagittata) Snowy Monaro Regional  ProposedPriority management site
Queanbeyan Palerang Scarlet Robin (Petroica boodang) Goulburn Mulwaree, Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional, Snowy Monaro Regional  ActivePriority management site
Delegate Scarlet Robin (Petroica boodang) Snowy Monaro Regional  ActivePriority management site
Queanbeyan Palerang Hooded Robin (south-eastern form) (Melanodryas cucullata cucullata) Goulburn Mulwaree, Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional, Snowy Monaro Regional  ProposedPriority management site
Delegate Hooded Robin (south-eastern form) (Melanodryas cucullata cucullata) Snowy Monaro Regional  ProposedPriority management site
Queanbeyan Palerang Diamond Firetail (Stagonopleura guttata) Goulburn Mulwaree, Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional, Snowy Monaro Regional  ProposedPriority management site

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Common nameScientific nameSpecies type
Beach Stone-curlewEsacus magnirostrisBirds
Pied OystercatcherHaematopus longirostrisBirds
Little TernSternula albifronsBirds
Hooded PloverThinornis rubricollisBirds
Mallee Worm-lizardAprasia inauritaReptiles
Pink-tailed Legless LizardAprasia parapulchellaReptiles
Australasian BitternBotaurus poiciloptilusBirds
Bush Stone-curlewBurhinus grallariusBirds
Major Mitchell's CockatooLophochroa leadbeateriBirds
Shy HeathwrenHylacola cautusBirds
Mitchell's Rainforest SnailThersites mitchellaeInvertebrates
Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo (inland subspecies)Calyptorhynchus banksii samueliBirds
Eastern Pygmy-possumCercartetus nanusMarsupials
Pied HoneyeaterCerthionyx variegatusBirds
Chestnut Quail-thrushCinclosoma castanotumBirds
Brown Treecreeper (eastern subspecies)Climacteris picumnus victoriaeBirds
Barred Cuckoo-shrikeCoracina lineataBirds
Spotted-tailed QuollDasyurus maculatusMarsupials
Striped Legless LizardDelma imparReptiles
Western Sawshelled Turtle, Bell's TurtleMyuchelys belliiReptiles
Blue Mountains Water SkinkEulamprus leuraensisReptiles
Eastern False PipistrelleFalsistrellus tasmaniensisBats
Painted HoneyeaterGrantiella pictaBirds
Giant Burrowing FrogHeleioporus australiacusAmphibians
Pale-headed SnakeHoplocephalus bitorquatusReptiles
Stephens' Banded SnakeHoplocephalus stephensiiReptiles
Comb-crested JacanaIrediparra gallinaceaBirds
Black BitternIxobrychus flavicollisBirds
Golden-tipped BatPhoniscus papuensisBats
Swift ParrotLathamus discolorBirds
Davies' Tree FrogLitoria daviesaeAmphibians
Littlejohn's Tree FrogLitoria littlejohniAmphibians
Olongburra FrogLitoria olongburensisAmphibians
Glandular FrogLitoria subglandulosaAmphibians
Alpine Tree FrogLitoria verreauxii alpinaAmphibians
Square-tailed KiteLophoictinia isuraBirds
Hooded Robin (south-eastern form)Melanodryas cucullata cucullataBirds
Black-chinned Honeyeater (eastern subspecies)Melithreptus gularis gularisBirds
Albert's LyrebirdMenura albertiBirds
Cumberland Plain Land SnailMeridolum corneovirensInvertebrates
Stuttering FrogMixophyes balbusAmphibians
Giant Barred FrogMixophyes iteratusAmphibians
Southern MyotisMyotis macropusBats
Turquoise ParrotNeophema pulchellaBirds
Southern NingauiNingaui yvonneaeMarsupials
Barking OwlNinox connivensBirds
Powerful OwlNinox strenuaBirds
Corben's Long-eared BatNyctophilus corbeniBats
Blue-billed DuckOxyura australisBirds
Gilbert's WhistlerPachycephala inornataBirds
Olive WhistlerPachycephala olivaceaBirds
Eastern OspreyPandion cristatusBirds
Giant DragonflyPetalura giganteaInvertebrates
Yellow-bellied GliderPetaurus australisMarsupials
Squirrel GliderPetaurus norfolcensisMarsupials
Brush-tailed PhascogalePhascogale tapoatafaMarsupials
Loveridge's FrogPhiloria loveridgeiAmphibians
Sphagnum FrogPhiloria sphagnicolusAmphibians
Marbled FrogmouthPodargus ocellatusBirds
Superb ParrotPolytelis swainsoniiBirds
Grey-crowned Babbler (eastern subspecies)Pomatostomus temporalis temporalisBirds
Red-crowned ToadletPseudophryne australisAmphibians
Grey-headed Flying-foxPteropus poliocephalusBats
Wompoo Fruit-DovePtilinopus magnificusBirds
Rose-crowned Fruit-DovePtilinopus reginaBirds
RedthroatPyrrholaemus brunneusBirds
Speckled WarblerChthonicola sagittataBirds
Yellow-bellied Sheathtail-batSaccolaimus flaviventrisBats
Greater Broad-nosed BatScoteanax rueppelliiBats
Narrow-banded SnakeSimoselaps fasciolatusReptiles
White-footed DunnartSminthopsis leucopusMarsupials
Stripe-faced DunnartSminthopsis macrouraMarsupials
Diamond FiretailStagonopleura guttataBirds
Freckled DuckStictonetta naevosaBirds
Eastern Grass OwlTyto longimembrisBirds
Masked OwlTyto novaehollandiaeBirds
Sooty OwlTyto tenebricosaBirds
Border Thick-tailed GeckoUvidicolus sphyrurusReptiles
Rosenberg's GoannaVaranus rosenbergiReptiles
Eastern Cave BatVespadelus troughtoniBats
Gang-gang CockatooCallocephalon fimbriatumBirds
Little LorikeetGlossopsitta pusillaBirds
Flame RobinPetroica phoeniceaBirds
Little EagleHieraaetus morphnoidesBirds
Scarlet RobinPetroica boodangBirds
Spotted HarrierCircus assimilisBirds
Varied SittellaDaphoenositta chrysopteraBirds
White-fronted ChatEpthianura albifronsBirds
Black FalconFalco subnigerBirds
Rufous Scrub-birdAtrichornis rufescensBirds
Parma WallabyMacropus parmaMarsupials
Glossy Black-CockatooCalyptorhynchus lathamiBirds
Little Pied BatChalinolobus picatusBats
Three-toed Snake-tooth SkinkCoeranoscincus reticulatusReptiles
Little Bent-winged BatMiniopterus australisBats
Inland Forest BatVespadelus baverstockiBats
Red-legged PademelonThylogale stigmaticaMarsupials
Eastern Coastal Free-tailed BatMicronomus norfolkensisBats
Hastings River MousePseudomys oralisRodents
Australian Painted SnipeRostratula australisBirds
Dusky WoodswallowArtamus cyanopterus cyanopterusBirds
White-bellied Sea-EagleHaliaeetus leucogasterBirds
Scrub TurpentineRhodamnia rubescensShrubs
Native GuavaRhodomyrtus psidioidesShrubs