Below is an excerpt from a response document to be lodged with the appropriate Minister.
"The Royalla area contains significant remnants of Box-Gum Grassy Woodland .White Box-Yellow Box-Blakely's Red Gum Grassy Woodland and Derived Native Grassland is listed as a critically endangered
ecological community under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999.
There is less than 10% of this type of vegetation left anywhere on this planet !
This proposed quarry will destroy large areas of Box-Gum Grassy Woodlands a critically endangered ecological community, and habitat for Pink-tailed Legless Lizard -Aprasia parapulchella a critically endangered species, along with habitat for a large number of regionally listed threatened and declining species of fauna and flora.
Pale Pomaderris -S Pomaderris pallida *
Small Purple Pea -Swainsona recta
Pink-tailed Legless Lizard - Aprasia parapulchella *
Vulnerable & Declining
Silky Swainson-pea -Swainsona sericea * ,Dusky Woodswallow -Cyanopterus cyanopteris *
Gang Gang -Callocephalon fibriatum * , Varied Sittella -Daphoenositta chrysoptera *
Scarlet Robin - Petroica boodang, Double –barred Finch Taeniopygia bichenovii ,
Perunga Grasshopper -Perunga ochracea , Blue Devils-Eryngium ovinum
Nodding Chocolate Lily -Dichopogon strictus, Hoary Sunray - Leucochrysum albicans var. tricolor
*Already identified by developer