North West Shelf Flatback Turtle Conservation Program Strategic Conservation Plan 2014–21

The plan was developed using a decision support system to prioritise activities in the most relevant and important areas. Management actions were focused around pressures to the North West Shelf flatback turtle management unit (MU) although many overarching actions including systems development, knowledge gaps, baseline information and ongoing monitoring were recognised as fundamental. 

Peer reviewed papers

Find out more about the research associated with the North West Shelf Flatback Turtle Conservation Program.


Turtle Watching Code of Conduct

The Code of Conduct will teach you how to get the best opportunity to watch turtles nesting and laying eggs without disturbing their activity.