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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2011 Week 8 Hansard (18 August) . . Page.. 3606..


* Milestone 1: establish an inventory and forecast for key sources of greenhouse emissions for council operations - buildings vehicle fleet, street lighting, and waste; and the community - residential, commercial, industrial, transport and waste.

* Milestone 2: set an emissions reduction goal;

* Milestone 3: develop and adopt a Local Greenhouse Action Plan to achieve those reductions;

* Milestone 4: implement projects under the Local Greenhouse Action Plan; and

* Milestone 5: monitor and report on greenhouse gas emissions and the implementation of actions and measures undertaken.

Planning—Kenny (Question No 1681)

Ms Le Couteur asked the Minister for the Environment and Sustainable Development, upon notice, on 30 June 2011:

(1) What data is there on the presence of Delma Impar, the Striped Legless Lizard, in Kenny.

(2) Does the data reflect the extremely high density of Delma Impar in Kenny.

(3) How will this data be taken into account when planning the suburban layout of Kenny.

(4) Will there be a referral to the Federal Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 for Kenny.

(5) When will the environmental studies for Kenny be completed.

Mr Corbell: The answer to the member's question is as follows:

(1) A trapping survey for the striped legless lizard was undertaken during summer 2010 and 2011. A more comprehensive follow-up survey will also be undertaken in Kenny for the species in 2011 and 2012.

(2) No. Only one striped legless lizard was captured.

(3) All the information collected from a range of background investigations including the striped legless lizard survey will be used to inform the Kenny planning and design framework.

(4) This matter is to be considered further as part of the development of the Kenny planning and design framework.

(5) All environmental investigations have been completed.

Environment—heritage issues (Question No 1682)

Ms Le Couteur asked the Minister for the Environment and Sustainable Development, upon notice, on 30 June 2011:


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