Long-nosed Bandicoot population in inner western Sydney (Perameles nasuta - endangered population)



Action Statement

Justification for allocation to this management stream

This is an Endangered Population

Conservation status

Management objectives

This action statement aims to secure this population in the long-term.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this endangered population be managed?

Key management sites for this endangered population are being identified by the Office of Environment and Heritage and other program partners, where feasible, cost-effective and beneficial to the endangered population. Currently, no management sites have been identified for this endangered population.

A number of state-wide conservation actions have been identified for this endangered population, which can be viewed by clicking the link below.

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  • Undertake surveys to determine extent of population.
  • Undertake community awareness program to increase knowledge of the species, threats and reporting of sightings.
  • Undertake radio tracking studies to determine habitat use.
  • Develop and maintain database of all records.
  • Monitor status of all known sub-populations.

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

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.