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Tiwi Islands regional natural resource management strategy



Tiwi Islands regional natural resource management strategy

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Tiwi Land Council


Tiwi Land Council


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This strategy was ratified by a full sitting of the Tiwi Land Council at Milikapiti [Melville Island] 29 September 2003.; Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).




Conservation of natural resources -- Northern Territory -- Tiwi Islands; Land use -- Northern Territory -- Tiwi Islands -- Planning; Forests and forestry -- Northern Territory -- Tiwi Islands -- Planning; Tiwi Islands; Natural resources -- Northern Territory -- Tiwi Islands; Aquaculture -- Northern Territory -- Tiwi Islands -- Planning

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50 TIWI LAND COUNCIL TIWI ISLANDS REGIONAL NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT STRATEGY 51 Birds (cont.) Ruddy turnstone Arenaria interpres CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Asian dowitcher Limnodromus semipalmatus CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Red knot Calidris canutus CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Great knot Calidris tenuirostris CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Red necked stint Calidris ruficollis CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Sharp tailed sandpiper Calidris acuminata CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Curlew sandpiper Calidris ferruginea CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Sanderling Calidris alba CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Broad billed sandpiper Limacola falcinellus CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Grey plover Pluvialis squatarola CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Pacific golden plover Pluvialis fulva CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Lesser sand plover Charadrius mongolus CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Greater sand plover Charadrius leschenaultii CAMBA; JAMBA; BONN Caspian tern Sterna caspia CAMBA; JAMBA Lesser crested tern Sterna bengalensis CAMBA Little tern Sterna albifrons CAMBA; JAMBA Common tern Sterna hirundo CAMBA; JAMBA White winged black tern Childonias leucopterus CAMBA; JAMBA Oriental cuckoo Cuculus saturatus CAMBA; JAMBA White throated needletail Hirundapus caudacutus CAMBA; JAMBA Fork tailed swift Apus pacificus CAMBA; JAMBA Rainbow bee eater Merops ornatus JAMBA Leaden flycatcher Myiagra rubecula BONN Restless flycatcher Myiagra inquieta BONN Rufous fantail Rhipidura rufifrons BONN Oriental reed warbler Acrocephalus orientalis CAMBA Mammals Butlers dunnart Sminthopsis butleri Vulnerable (NT & national) Northern brush tailed phascogale Phascogale (tapoatafa) pirata Vulnerable (NT) Bare rumped sheathtail bat Saccolaimus saccolaimus nudicluniatus Critically endangered (Bat action plan) Little north western freetail bat Mormopterus loriae cobourgiana Near threatened (NT) Brush tailed rabbit rat Conilurus penicillatus Vulnerable (NT) False water rat Xeromys myoides Vulnerable (national) Dugong Dugong dugon BONN CAMBA = China-Australia Migratory Bird Agreement (CAMBA, 1986) JAMBA = Japan-Australia Migratory Bird Agreement (JAMBA, 1974) BONN = Convention of the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (Bonn Convention, 1979) Table 16: Listed Fauna (Woinarski et al. 2003b)

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