The federal Department of Agriculture and Water Resources is conducting a public consultation on the draft revised Australian Weeds Strategy 2017 to 2027. Consultation is now open and submissions must be lodged no later than 5 pm AEST, 14 October 2016.
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).
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); national environmental alert list weeds and aquatic weeds.
- Weed control
Information on integrated weed management, weed control in crops and pastures and herbicide use.
- Weeds legislation
- Weeds strategy
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 invasive species officers.
- Useful links
National, state and regional organisations.