Rich and Rare: Conservation of Threatened Species Follow-up Audit

Report 16: 6 September, 2017

Audit conclusion

The scale of the task facing Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) has increased since we reported in 2009. The number of threatened species has increased by 12%, in … Read more →

Key findings

The number of threatened and priority species has increased Since our 2009 report, the number of threatened species has increased by 12% to 672, while the number of listed threatened … Read more →


DBCA should: As soon as possible, finalise regulations and associated processes and procedures to take full advantage of the powers and intent of the BC Act. By June 2018, complete … Read more →

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Increase in WA native species under threat
Echo Netdaily, 7 September 2017

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