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Sites of Conservation Significance

This title is given only to sites that contribute significantly to nature conservation. Scientists from the Department of Land Resource Management have identified 67 of the most important sites for biodiversity conservation in the Northern Territory. Of the 67 identified sites, 25 are primarily on Aboriginal lands, 24 are primarily on pastoral lands, seven are primarily in national parks, three are primarily near urban areas and the remaining eight sites have a more even mix of tenures.

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 Howard Sands Sheet

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