Environment | Department of Environment, Science and Innovation
It's an important time for dingo pups as they learn pack rules. Play fights and aggressive behaviour is used to show dominance over siblings and at times towards humans. Find out how to be dingo-safe!
Saveful can help you move past the limits of your food’s ‘best before’ and into the possibilities of its ‘best after’.
Your glass wine and pure spirit bottles can now be refunded for 10 cents at your local container refund point with your other eligible drink containers.
A new zoning plan is currently being prepared for the Great Sandy Marine Park following a comprehensive review period.
Gill net fishing in the Great Barrier Reef will be phased out by mid-2027. Read about how it will provide greater protection for the Reef’s threatened, endangered and protected species.
Koalas are on the move in our suburbs. Keep your dog inside at night and drive carefully to help keep koalas safe. Find out more koala-friendly tips.
More single-use plastic items are now banned - cotton buds with plastic stems, microbeads, peanut style expanded polystyrene packaging and releasing helium balloons. Read more about expanding the ban.
Learn more about how the Queensland Government is committing large-scale funds and working closely with First Nations people, partners, landholders, industries and communities to protect the Great Barrier Reef: Our Reef, Our Wonder.
You can now help with koala conservation by reporting koala sightings using the QWildlife app.
Before you buy native wildlife check to see if you need a licence and only buy from licensed sellers.
This richly illustrated publication includes more than 550 full-colour photographs showcasing the variety, beauty and complexity of Queensland’s wetlands. Find out more…
View a full list of Queensland threatened species by wildlife class and year.
The Public Register Portal provides improved access to environmental licences and permits information in Queensland.