Nature conservation

Threatened species

Elusive Bush-pea (Pultenaea elusa)

Species Action Statement

This species has been assigned to the Data-deficient species management stream under the Saving our Species (SoS) program.

Justification for allocation to this management stream

This species is in the Data Deficient stream as there is no known extant population in NSW

Conservation status

Management objectives

This action statement aims to address key knowledge gaps for this species, which once resolved, can inform effective management of this species.

Species sightings and management sites across NSW

How will this species be managed?

  • Compile data from previous surveys (including recent Office of Environment and Heritage survey failing to locate the species) to review its Threatened Species Conservation Act (1995) threat status.
A number of state-wide conservation actions have also been identified for this threatened species, which can be viewed by clicking the link below.

Show actions

  • Further survey in suitable habitat in Wingello and Penrose areas - especially private land.
  • Provide information to landowners with suitable habitat and seek permission to survey.
  • Prepare and distribute EIA guidelines.

Are you or is someone you know doing conservation work for this species or in this area?

Contact us to tell us about the work. Your input will help OEH evaluate the status of threatened species and provide a broader picture of conservation work across NSW.