Tag: nsw-biosecurity-act

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Delivery of NSW Biosecurity Strategy unclear

The Invasive Species Council today expressed its support for the intent of the NSW Government’s new Biosecurity Strategy, released today by the NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell, but questioned the capacity and commitment of the government to deliver. ISC CEO Andrew Cox highlighted reduced staff and resources in the sector, the failure to adopt biosecurity targets…

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Feral Herald

Rollout of biosecurity laws: can they deliver?

New federal and state laws rolling out across the country could limit risks to the environment posed by the trade of weedy plants, pet birds and aquarium fish or the spread of game animals, but only if new approaches are adopted.

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Submission to the Development of NSW Biosecurity Act regulations

Submitted: March 2016
Invasive species are an even bigger problem for the natural environment than they are for agriculture, and so demand a greater focus on reducing their risks to the environment through the NSW Biosecurity Act.