This project studies two species, the Golden-tailed gecko and Glossy black-cockatoo, to assess the range of impacts from CSG development in south-west Queensland on their habitat.

The project provided management options for the Golden-tailed gecko and Glossy black-cockatoo habitats to ensure their long-term endurance.

Reports and papers

Habitat selection by two focal species; golden-tailed gecko and glossy black- cockatoo PDF 3 MB

The research involved desktop (assembling available records and carrying out bioclimatic modelling) and field‐based components for both species. Five management recommendations management recommendations for the golden‐tailed gecko and seven recommendations for the glossy black‐cockatoo were developed.

Final report, May 2016.


Terrestrial biodiversity management knowledge transfer session PDF 3 MB

The outcomes of this project were presented, along with other projects at a terrestrial biodiversity knowledge transfer session held on 27 May 2016.

Presentation, May 2016.

Project Progress

This project is now complete.

Project proposal PDF 184 KB

A detailed description of the project, budget and research milestones.

Project order, September 2014.

Progress report PDF 424 KB

The project outline, any variations and research progress.

Progress report, June 2016.

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