Nature conservation

Threatened species

Mountain Frog (Philoria kundagungan)

Species Action Statement

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

This species is in the Data Deficient stream as little is known about its distribution or the management techniques required to secure it in the wild.

Conservation status

Management objectives

This action statement aims to address key knowledge gaps for this species, which once resolved, can inform effective management of this species.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this species be managed?

  • Priority research actions for this species are currently under development.
  • Surveys, Chytrid swabbing, call recorders etc
A number of state-wide conservation actions have also been identified for this threatened species, which can be viewed by clicking the link below.

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  • Monitor populations of frogs known to have become isolated by past clearing activities to ensure they remain viable and threats are identified and managed where required.
  • Develop EIA guidelines that include information about the impacts of changes to the natural hydrology on the habitat and include mitigation measures that include buffer distances around known sites.

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.