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NESP Marine and Coastal Hub (2021). Protected Places Initiative 2021–2023. Project 1.1 Information sheet. Reef and Rainforest Research Centre, Cairns, Queensland.
By 2028, effective protection and conservation of at least 30% of Australia’s jurisdiction is aimed for, with a focus on areas particularly important for biodiversity. The Protected Places Mission will deliver the science to support the protection and conservation of biodiversity, cultural, Indigenous, and heritage values through well connected, equitable and effective systems of protected places, and other effective area-based conservation measures across at least 30% of Australia’s jurisdiction, with the focus on areas particularly important for biodiversity.