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Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
Current version for 26 May 2017 to date (accessed 29 June 2017 at 05:12)
Schedule 3
Schedule 3 Key threatening processes
(Section 8)
Aggressive exclusion of birds from woodland and forest habitat by abundant Noisy Miners, Manorina melanocephala (Latham, 1802)
Alteration of habitat following subsidence due to longwall mining
Alteration to the natural flow regimes of rivers and streams and their floodplains and wetlands (as described in the final determination of the Scientific Committee to list the threatening process)
Anthropogenic Climate Change
Bushrock removal (as described in the final determination of the Scientific Committee to list the threatening process)
Clearing of native vegetation (as defined and described in the final determination of the Scientific Committee to list the key threatening process)
Competition and grazing by the feral European Rabbit, Oryctolagus cuniculus (L.)
Competition and habitat degradation by Feral Goats, Capra hircus Linnaeus 1758
Competition from feral honey bees, Apis mellifera L.
Death or injury to marine species following capture in shark control programs on ocean beaches (as described in the final determination of the Scientific Committee to list the key threatening process)
Entanglement in or ingestion of anthropogenic debris in marine and estuarine environments (as described in the final determination of the Scientific Committee to list the key threatening process)
Forest eucalypt dieback associated with over-abundant psyllids and Bell Miners
Herbivory and environmental degradation caused by feral deer
High frequency fire resulting in the disruption of life cycle processes in plants and animals and loss of vegetation structure and composition
Importation of Red Imported Fire Ants Solenopsis invicta Buren 1972
Infection by Psittacine Circoviral (beak and feather) Disease affecting endangered psittacine species and populations
Infection of frogs by amphibian chytrid causing the disease chytridiomycosis
Infection of native plants by Phytophthora cinnamomi
Introduction and establishment of Exotic Rust Fungi of the order Pucciniales pathogenic on plants of the family Myrtaceae
Introduction of the Large Earth Bumblebee Bombus terrestris (L.)
Invasion and establishment of exotic vines and scramblers
Invasion and establishment of Scotch Broom (Cytisus scoparius)
Invasion and establishment of the Cane Toad (Bufo marinus)
Invasion, establishment and spread of Lantana (Lantana camara L. sens. lat)
Invasion of native plant communities by African Olive Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata (Wall. ex G. Don) Cif.
Invasion of native plant communities by Chrysanthemoides monilifera
Invasion of native plant communities by exotic perennial grasses
Invasion of the Yellow Crazy Ant, Anoplolepis gracilipes (Fr. Smith) into NSW
Loss and degradation of native plant and animal habitat by invasion of escaped garden plants, including aquatic plants
Loss of hollow-bearing trees
Loss or degradation (or both) of sites used for hill-topping by butterflies
Predation and hybridisation by Feral Dogs, Canis lupus familiaris
Predation by Gambusia holbrooki Girard, 1859 (Plague Minnow or Mosquito Fish) (as described in the final determination of the Scientific Committee to list the threatening process)
Predation by the European Red Fox Vulpes vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758)
Predation by the Feral Cat Felis catus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Predation by the Ship Rat Rattus rattus on Lord Howe Island
Predation, habitat degradation, competition and disease transmission by Feral Pigs, Sus scrofa Linnaeus 1758
Removal of dead wood and dead trees