Series S3173 - FILES - WILDLIFE

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AU WA S3173

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FILES - WILDLIFE

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  • 1974-01-01 - (Creation)

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Name of creator

AU WA A487 - DEPARTMENT OF FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE (1974-01-01 - 1985-03-08)

Administrative history

In 1974 the Government decided that the laws concerning native flora conservation should be administered by the newly renamed Department of Fisheries and Wildlife.

Name of creator

AU WA A77 - DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND LAND MANAGEMENT (1985-03-22 - 2006-06-30)

Administrative history

The function of the Department was to:


  • manage State forests, national parks, nature reserves and other lands and the associated forest produce, fauna and flora;


  • encourage the development of forest production requirements;


  • conserve and protect flora and fauna and administer the Wildlife Conservation Act;


  • carry out research into land management, and Conservation and protection of flora and fauna;


  • advise and co-operate with others in the public interest;


  • advise the Minister on land matters.

The Lands and Forests Commission, the National Parks and Nature Conservation Authority and the Forest Production Council initially came under the auspices of the Department of Conservation and Land Management.

On 1 July 2006, the functions of the department were taken over by the newly formed Department of Environment and Conservation.

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This file series constitutes files from the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife that have been the Department of Conservation and Land Management top-numbered. References to the original departmental file numbers are noted in brackets in the file titles.

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Open

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