Resources

    Websites

    Atlas of Living Australia - https://www.ala.org.au/
    Australian Invasive Cacti Network (AICN) - http://www.aicn.org.au/
    Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicinal Authority (APVMA) - https://portal.apvma.gov.au
    Biological Control DPI - https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/biosecurity/weeds/projects/biological-control
    Department of Primary Industries (DPI) - https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/
    DPI Weeds - https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/biosecurity/weeds
    NSW Biocontrol Weeds Taskforce - https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/biosecurity/weeds/weed-control/biological-control/nsw-weed-biocontrol-taskforce
    NSW WeedWise - http://weeds.dpi.nsw.gov.au/
    North West Local Land Services (NW LLS) - https://northwest.lls.nsw.gov.au/
    North West Weeds - http://www.northwestweeds.com.au/
    PlantNET - http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/
    Weed Control and Identification - https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/biosecurity/weeds/weed-control
    Weeds of National Significance - http://weeds.ala.org.au/WoNS/

    North West Landcare

    North West Plains Sustainability Group - https://www.facebook.com/northwestplainsgroup/
    Northern Slopes Landcare Association - http://www.northernslopeslandcare.com.au/
    Tamworth Regional Landcare Association - http://www.trla.org.au/

    Resources

    Australian Weed Strategy - http://www.agriculture.gov.au/pests-diseases-weeds/pest-animals-
    and-weeds/review-aus-pest-animal-weed-strategy/aus-weeds-strategy
    New South Wales Weed Control Handbook - https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/biosecurity/weeds/weed-control/management-guides/noxious-enviro-weed-control
    Invasive Cacti Field Guide: Identification and control of invasive cacti, North West NSW - https://www.northernslopeslandcare.com.au/images/Cacti/5537_Cacti_Booklet_VeryFINAL_WEB.pdf
    Opuntiod Cacti Best Practice Control Manual - https://www.agric.wa.gov.au/invasive-species/opuntioid-cacti-best-practice-control-manual

    NSW Acts and Regulations

    Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 - https://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/#/view/act/2016/63
    Biosecurity Act 2015 - https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/about-us/legislation/list/biosecurity-act-2015
    EPA Pesticide Act 1999 - https://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/licensing-and-regulation/legislation-and-compliance/acts-administered-by-the-epa/act-summaries#pa
    EPA Pesticide Regulation 2017 - https://www.epa.nsw.gov.au/licensing-and-regulation/legislation-and-compliance/acts-administered-by-the-epa/regulation-summaries#PestReg
    Local Land Services Act 2013 - https://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/#/view/act/2013/51

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