Survival and recovery of threatened animal species in fire-affected World Heritage Areas (Gondwana Rainforests focus)

Date: 09, Nov, 2020
Author(s):   Diana Fisher
Publisher: TSR Hub

This project aims to understand how and where threatened mammals, reptiles and frogs in the Gondwana Rainforest World Heritage Area of southern Queensland and northern New South Wales have been affected by the 2019–20 fires, which previously seldom burned. Based on survey and mapping data, we will recommend where to target management of fire- affected priority threatened species, including feral predator control, weed control and monitoring of recovery, with the goal to support their persistence in the Gondwanan Rainforest WHA