Coveny's Zieria (Zieria covenyi
) is an endangered species that is only found in the upper Blue Mountains.
is Australia's longest-running wilderness conservation organisaiton.
It was formerly the Colong Foundation for Wilderness.
The Lithgow Environment Group
seeks to preserve the balance of nature in its region.
The Lithgow region contains some of the most biodiverse bushland in the Greater Blue Mountains.
Blue Mountains Bushcare's
aim is to promote ecologically sound management of bushland within the City of Blue Mountains by fostering a sense of community responsibility for the natural environment and by supporting the community to enable program objectives to be met.
Carol Probets' blog
. Sharing a passion for nature and biodiversity.
Birding guide, bushwalker, blogger, lyrebirds, honeyeater migration.
Plus here she is on Twitter
is a Blue Mountains environmental education initiative designed to connect children and their families with "the bush" and to promote the natural spaces within our local communities as "child-friendly" places.
is a nature photographer who is best known for images of his home territory in the Blue Mountains.
He also ranges over much of Australia and beyond.
presents over 2,000 images of
Australian flora and fauna - including images and descriptions of over 260 Blue Mountains wildflowers.
The National Parks Association of NSW
is a not-for-profit organisation that seeks to protect, connect and restore the integrity and diversity of natural systems in NSW and beyond, through national parks, marine sanctuaries and other means.
For over 65 years the Nature Conservation Council
has been the voice for nature in NSW. We advocate and campaign to protect nature and for a safe climate.
The Total Environment Centre
believes in a fairer, greener world for all. We’ve worked with you for over 40 years to preserve the ecosystems that support living landscapes and healthy communities across Australia.
For 40 years the Wilderness Society
has stood at the forefront of Australia’s most historic environmental victories. But our biggest challenges lie in front of us.
The Blue Mountains Cultural Centre
features the Blue Mountains City Art Gallery and World Heritage Exhibition which is devoted to education about the distinctive environment, history and culture of the Blue Mountains region.
are the largest, most spectacular and most famous caves in Australia. Set in Blue Mountains World Heritage wilderness, Jenolan Caves are a national treasure, of awe-inspiring beauty and scale.
The data in PlantNet
is derived from the printed Flora of New South Wales
. PlantNET can be searched for information on New South Wales plant names, their distribution and conservation status. Identification tools (keys), descriptions, images, illustrations and other information are provided.
The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
is Australia’s oldest living scientific institution, beginning its life in 1816.
The Garden covers 30 hectares and is the oldest botanic garden in Australia, home to an outstanding collection of more than 27,000 plants from around the world.
The Ecocentric Alliance
is a global advocacy network for ecocentrism and deep green ethics. Ecocentrism is a world view that extends ethical considerations to all of Earth's living systems (the Ecosphere), as well as the dynamics of their interactions, and values non-human nature independently of any benefit it may have for humans specifically.