Nature conservation

Threatened species

Large Bent-winged Bat (Miniopterus orianae oceanensis)



Saving our Species strategy

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

Justification for allocation to this management stream

To be completed.

Conservation status

Management objectives

The SoS strategy aims to secure the species in the wild for 100 years and maintain its conservation status under the BC Act.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this species be managed?

Key management sites for this threatened species are being identified by the Office of Environment and Heritage and other program partners, where feasible, cost-effective and beneficial to the threatened species. Currently, 7 management sites have been identified for this threatened species.

Management sites

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Site nameSite typeStatusLocal government area (LGA)
Church Cave Priority Management SiteActive Yass Valley 
Drum Cave Priority Management SiteActive  
Willi Willi Cave Priority Management SiteActive  
Dip Cave Priority Management SiteActive  
Yessabah Priority Management SiteActive  
Kwiamble Priority Management SiteActive  
Mount Kaputar Priority Management SiteActive  

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.