DRAFT Tasmanian Devil Recovery Plan
The Tasmanian Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
(DPIPWE) is seeking comments on the strategies, objectives and recovery actions
outlined in the Draft Tasmanian Devil Recovery Plan (the
The plan has been prepared in consultation with a range of
stakeholders. It is intended to act as an overarching strategic document, which
identifies the key threats, options and actions required to ensure the recovery
of the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii). The plan does not attempt
to detail specific conservation activities and projects or the allocation of
resources to these activities.
Current conservation actions undertaken through the Save the Tasmanian Devil
Program and referenced in the plan are detailed in the Disease
Management pages of the Save the Tasmanian Devil Program website.
Enquiries regarding current Program activities can be
forwarded directly to the Save the Tasmanian Devil Program on telephone (03)
6233 2006 or email DevilDisease.Enquiries.dpipwe.tas.gov.au &nb
View the plan
The draft Tasmanian Devil Recovery Plan is available on the following
Comments lodged as part of the public consultation process for the plan should
be limited to the scope and content of the plan.
Comments on the draft recovery plan should be sent to:
Threatened Species Section
Biodiversity Conservation Branch
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water
GPO Box 44 or 3rd floor, 134 Macquarie
HOBART TAS 7001
Comments must be received by Friday 11 February 2011.