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Transitional - Native Vegetation Regulatory Map

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ctx_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info%3Aofi%2Ffmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Adc&rfr_id=info%3Asid%2FANDS&rft_id=http://data.nsw.gov.au/data/dataset/native-vegetation-regulatory-map-clone-4ffa-clone-daa9&rft.title=Transitional - Native Vegetation Regulatory Map&rft.identifier=http://data.nsw.gov.au/data/dataset/native-vegetation-regulatory-map-clone-4ffa-clone-daa9&rft.publisher=data.nsw.gov.au&rft.description=Data Quality StatementThe Native Vegetation Regulatory Map (NVR Map) was prepared by Department Planning, Industry and Environment under Part 5A of the amended Local Land Services Act 2013 (LLS Act) and supporting regulation.\r\n\r\nOn the 25th of August 2017 the transitional NVR Map was published under transitional arrangements set out in 60F of the LLS Act. \r\n\r\nThe current published version of the transitional NVR Map (version 3) was exhibited to the public between 10 February - 12 March 2021 and after review, published on 26 March 2021. The transitional NVR Map currently displays category 2 – vulnerable regulated land, category 2 – sensitive regulated land and land that is excluded from the LLS Act. The latest version of the map can be viewed online using the NVR Map Viewer . \r\n\r\nThe NVR Map has been developed to underpin the new land management framework. The NVR Map essentially tells you where the land management code and allowable activities are either limited or not available.\r\n\r\nUnderstanding the map categories.\r\n\r\nCurrently, the Transitional NVR Map viewer displays displays category 2 – vulnerable regulated land, category 2 – sensitive regulated land and land that is excluded from the LLS Act. Mapping for Category 1 - Exempt Land and Category - 2 Regulated Land are yet to be published.\r\n\r\nBroadly, category 1 is land that was cleared of native vegetation as at 1 January 1990, or land that was lawfully cleared between 1 January 1990 and 25 August 2017. Category 2 is land that was not cleared as at 1 January 1990, was unlawfully cleared after 1 January 1990, or is a prescribed area with an identified environmental value. Land is mapped to each category on the basis of past clearing or disturbance events, as detected by satellite and aerial imagery, and updated land use data. Prescribed areas with an identified environmental value are mapped as category 2, overriding a category 1 designation based on the mapping.\r\n\r\nNative Vegetation Regulatory Map – Land Categories and map the 6 colour code\r\n\r\nCategory\tDefinition\r\n\r\n1. Category 1 - Blue\r\nUnrestricted Management (Exempt). Rural lands where clearing of Native Vegetation is not regulated by Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013.This includes land cleared or significantly disturbed as at 1 January 1990 or lawfully cleared between that date and commencement of Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013. Other legislation may apply to Exempt land. \r\n\r\n2. Category 2 - Yellow\r\nCode Based Management (Regulated). Rural lands where clearing is regulated and can be carried out in accordance with Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013 or other legislation. This includes complying with the Codes and Allowable Activities. Land not cleared as at 1 January 1990, land unlawfully cleared since 1 January 1990, and land subject to existing conservation obligations including remedial directions.\r\n\r\n3. Category 2 - Orange\r\nRegulated (Vulnerable). Rural land where clearing of native vegetation is more restricted than on other Category 2 land. This includes steep and highly erodible lands, riparian land and special category land (as declared). \r\n\r\n4. Category 2 - Pink\r\nRegulated (Sensitive). Rural land where clearing of native vegetation is more restricted than other Category 2 land. This includes lands that are Sensitive Lands due to factors such as the presence of coastal wetlands, certain rainforests, core koala habitat, high conservation grasslands, critically endangered entities, land subject to conservation or incentive agreements or covenants and others. \r\n\r\n5. Category 2 - Brown\r\nThis map class depicts land where Category 2 Regulated [(Vulnerable) - Orange] and Category 2 Regulated [(Sensitive) - Pink] overlap.\r\n\r\n6. Excluded Land - Grey\r\nLand not regulated by Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013. This land includes urban zones, environmental conservation zones and R5 large lot residential as gazetted under a Local Environment Plan (LEP). It also includes public conservation lands (such as National parks and State Forests) and number of entire councils in the Sydney metro area.\r\n\r\nPlease refer to the Method Statement for more details https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/-/media/OEH/Corporate-Site/Documents/Animals-and-plants/Biodiversity/native-vegetation-regulatory-map-method-statement-170495.pdf?la=en&hash=7E4AF9410B2B65E1C5B2FFB6218AF502BB6989C3\r\n\r\nFor more information on the NVR Map, updates, version history and contact for enquiries, please visit the Transitional NVR Map web page:\r\n\r\nhttps://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/topics/animals-and-plants/biodiversity/native-vegetation-regulatory-map&rft.creator=Anonymous&rft.date=2021&rft.coverage=141,-37.7 141,-28 154,-28 154,-37.7 141,-37.7&rft_rights=Creative Commons Attribution http://www.opendefinition.org/licenses/cc-by&rft_subject=native vegetation regulatory map&rft.type=dataset&rft.language=English Access the data

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The Native Vegetation Regulatory Map (NVR Map) was prepared by Department Planning, Industry and Environment under Part 5A of the amended Local Land Services Act 2013 (LLS Act) and supporting regulation.\r\n\r\nOn the 25th of August 2017 the transitional NVR Map was published under transitional arrangements set out in 60F of the LLS Act. \r\n\r\nThe current published version of the transitional NVR Map (version 3) was exhibited to the public between 10 February - 12 March 2021 and after review, published on 26 March 2021. The transitional NVR Map currently displays category 2 – vulnerable regulated land, category 2 – sensitive regulated land and land that is excluded from the LLS Act. The latest version of the map can be viewed online using the NVR Map Viewer . \r\n\r\nThe NVR Map has been developed to underpin the new land management framework. The NVR Map essentially tells you where the land management code and allowable activities are either limited or not available.\r\n\r\nUnderstanding the map categories.\r\n\r\nCurrently, the Transitional NVR Map viewer displays displays category 2 – vulnerable regulated land, category 2 – sensitive regulated land and land that is excluded from the LLS Act. Mapping for Category 1 - Exempt Land and Category - 2 Regulated Land are yet to be published.\r\n\r\nBroadly, category 1 is land that was cleared of native vegetation as at 1 January 1990, or land that was lawfully cleared between 1 January 1990 and 25 August 2017. Category 2 is land that was not cleared as at 1 January 1990, was unlawfully cleared after 1 January 1990, or is a prescribed area with an identified environmental value. Land is mapped to each category on the basis of past clearing or disturbance events, as detected by satellite and aerial imagery, and updated land use data. Prescribed areas with an identified environmental value are mapped as category 2, overriding a category 1 designation based on the mapping.\r\n\r\nNative Vegetation Regulatory Map – Land Categories and map the 6 colour code\r\n\r\nCategory\tDefinition\r\n\r\n1. Category 1 - Blue\r\nUnrestricted Management (Exempt). Rural lands where clearing of Native Vegetation is not regulated by Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013.This includes land cleared or significantly disturbed as at 1 January 1990 or lawfully cleared between that date and commencement of Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013. Other legislation may apply to Exempt land. \r\n\r\n2. Category 2 - Yellow\r\nCode Based Management (Regulated). Rural lands where clearing is regulated and can be carried out in accordance with Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013 or other legislation. This includes complying with the Codes and Allowable Activities. Land not cleared as at 1 January 1990, land unlawfully cleared since 1 January 1990, and land subject to existing conservation obligations including remedial directions.\r\n\r\n3. Category 2 - Orange\r\nRegulated (Vulnerable). Rural land where clearing of native vegetation is more restricted than on other Category 2 land. This includes steep and highly erodible lands, riparian land and special category land (as declared). \r\n\r\n4. Category 2 - Pink\r\nRegulated (Sensitive). Rural land where clearing of native vegetation is more restricted than other Category 2 land. This includes lands that are Sensitive Lands due to factors such as the presence of coastal wetlands, certain rainforests, core koala habitat, high conservation grasslands, critically endangered entities, land subject to conservation or incentive agreements or covenants and others. \r\n\r\n5. Category 2 - Brown\r\nThis map class depicts land where Category 2 Regulated [(Vulnerable) - Orange] and Category 2 Regulated [(Sensitive) - Pink] overlap.\r\n\r\n6. Excluded Land - Grey\r\nLand not regulated by Part 5A of the LLS Act 2013. This land includes urban zones, environmental conservation zones and R5 large lot residential as gazetted under a Local Environment Plan (LEP). It also includes public conservation lands (such as National parks and State Forests) and number of entire councils in the Sydney metro area.\r\n\r\nPlease refer to the Method Statement for more details https://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/-/media/OEH/Corporate-Site/Documents/Animals-and-plants/Biodiversity/native-vegetation-regulatory-map-method-statement-170495.pdf?la=en&hash=7E4AF9410B2B65E1C5B2FFB6218AF502BB6989C3\r\n\r\nFor more information on the NVR Map, updates, version history and contact for enquiries, please visit the Transitional NVR Map web page:\r\n\r\nhttps://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/topics/animals-and-plants/biodiversity/native-vegetation-regulatory-map

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