Landholder and community feedback is sought to ensure priorities of the draft plan have been appropriately identified and to also help guide future investment in invasive species management. Public consultation on the draft plan closes on 2 October 2015.
NSW WeedWise presents information for over 300 noxious and environmental weeds in NSW, including Profiles, Control (including herbicide options) and Legal requirements (under the Noxious Weeds Act 1993).
The NSW Government has announced it will adopt the majority of recommendations made by the Natural Resources Commission (NRC) following its detailed review of weed management.
IN THIS SECTION
- NSW WeedWise (web pages)
Information about noxious and environmental weeds in NSW including: Profile, Control (including registered herbicide options), and Legal requirements under the Noxious Weeds Act 1993
- Weed categories and definitions
Definitions and examples of noxious weeds; weeds of national significance (WONS) and national environmental alert list weeds and aquatic weeds.
- Weeds legislation
- Weeds strategy and policy
Policies and national and state strategies. Relevant forms are also in this section.
- NSW DPI projects
A range of projects being undertaken by DPI including biological control, community involvement, training, policy and research projects.
- Weeds research
The Weeds Research Unit carries out world class research in the areas of weed science, crop, pasture and environmental weed ecology and integrated weed management by cultural, chemical, mechanical and biological control means.
- Weed publications
Factsheets, newsletters, posters, training materials, books and videos about weed identification, management and other issues.
- NSW - No Space 4 Weeds
The ‘NSW – No Space 4 Weeds’ program is a state-wide weed awareness program that highlights that weeds are everyone’s problem and provides opportunities for the community of NSW to become part of the solution.
Courses, delivery modes, dates, locations and contact information.
- NSW Weed Risk Management system
The Weed Risk Management (WRM) system is used to evaluate noxious weed declarations in NSW.
NSW DPI advisory, regulatory, technical, training and extension officers and more.
- Useful links
National, state and regional organisations.