Biodiversity

Biodiversity
Take an in-depth look at our biodiversity strategy, and find out about the local animals, threatened species and plants in our community. biodiversity environment canterbury bankstown sustainability Take an in-depth look at our biodiversity strategy, and find out more about the local animals, threatened species and plants that we are lucky to have in our community.

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Habitat Stepping Stoneshttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/habitat-stepping-stonesHabitat Stepping StonesCreating suitable habitats for native birds, mammals and insects will help them to thrive.
Threatened specieshttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/threatened-speciesThreatened speciesSeveral species found around Canterbury Bankstown are unfortunately threatened or endangered. Find out about them here.
Biodiversity corridorshttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/biodiversity-corridorsBiodiversity corridorsBiodiversity corridors connect areas of bushland and the natural vegetation of our reserves. Read more.
Pest animals and managementhttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/pest-animalsPest animals and managementPests can impact of the lives of our residents. Read about how pests can affect you and what Council is doing to reduce harm.
Local plantshttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/local-plantsLocal plantsOur unique local plants rightfully call the area their own, and we make every effort to protect native plants which assist in our eco-system.
Tree preservationhttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/tree-preservationTree preservationIn order to prune or remove a tree you will need to obtain a permit by completing the Application for Permission to Prune/Remove Trees form, which is available on this website.
Local animalshttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/local-animalsLocal animalsCanterbury Bankstown is home to a wide range of animal species and birds, which is amazing for such an urban area. We have it all!
Native animalshttps://www.cbcity.nsw.gov.au/environment/biodiversity/native-animalsNative animalsSometimes our native neighbours can be friendlier than we would like. Read about common animals and solutions to common problems.