Biodiversity Offsets Scheme news, support and webinars

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The Department has produced a number of videos about key areas and activities of the Biodiversity Offsets Scheme.

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Video topics

  • The Biodiversity Offsets Scheme and when it applies
  • Meeting biodiversity offset obligations
  • Identifying threatened entities at risk of serious and irreversible impacts
  • Using the Biodiversity Values Map and Threshold (BMAT) Tool
  • Biodiversity assessment for Part 5 activities
  • Serious and Irreversible Impacts on biodiversity
  • Biodiversity Assessment Method (BAM) and local development
  • Subdivision applications and subsequent development of land
  • Biodiversity Offsets Scheme threshold
  • Native vegetation clearing
  • Test of significance
  • Biodiversity certification