Australia has a unique ecosystem, which allows for robust and vigorous plant life but also leaves it especially vulnerable to outside threats to stability. To defend against Biosecurity threats, Australia devotes considerable resources to maintain the ecosystem so all Australians can benefit. The report goes into detail about how our daily activities can contribute to the success of Australia’s ongoing Biosecurity efforts and divides the process into three layers: pre-border, at the border, and post-border control.
The latest Biosecurity report has been released here.
Biosecurity matters – the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has prepared a series of videos to understand why biosecurity matters and ways everyone can help prevent the establishment and spread of unwanted pests and diseases.