Nature conservation

Threatened species

Large-eared Pied Bat (Chalinolobus dwyeri)



Saving our Species strategy

This species has been assigned to the Data-deficient species management stream under the Saving our Species (SoS) program.

Justification for allocation to this management stream

Insufficient information is available on the species’ distribution and ecology to guide effective management

Conservation status

Management objectives

This SoS strategy aims to secure this population in the long-term and maintain its conservation status under the BC Act.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this species be managed?

  • Survey and investigation of threat dynamics.
  • Collect ecological data on the habitat requirements of the species including radio tracking of the species at key locations.
  • Collect ecological data on the habitat requirements of the species including radio tracking of the species at key locations.

Are you or is someone you know doing conservation work for this species or in this area?

Contact us to tell us about the work. Your input will help OEH evaluate the status of threatened species and provide a broader picture of conservation work across NSW.