Pressures affecting species listed as threatened under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act
Proportion of EPBC listed species (%)
Invasive species/genes78.4
Fire and fire suppression59.8
Ecosystem/community stresses54.1
Agriculture and aquaculture52.3
Species stresses43.3
Human intrusions and disturbance36.8
Climate change and severe weather34.6
Biological resource use29.6
Transportation and service corridors28.1
Residential and commercial development20.9
Dams and water management/use19.3
Pollution18.6
Energy production and mining16.7
Protected status5.5
Uncategorised/other7