Environmental Risk Management Authority Decision




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Environmental Risk Management Authority Decision





13 March 2009

Application code:

NOC08010

Application category:

Import into Containment any New Organism under section 40(1)(a) of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms (HSNO) Act 1996.

Applicant:

Wellington Zoo Trust

Purpose:

To import into containment 28 mammal species for captive breeding, display, educational presentations and to contribute to conservation by exposing visitors to conservation issues and the conservation of genetic material through breeding

Date application received:

16 January 2009

Consideration date:

2 March 2009

Considered by:

A Committee of the Environmental Risk Management Authority
    1. Summary of Decision


    2. The application to import into containment 28 mammal species (listed in Table 1) for public display and/or conservation of genetic material is approved, with controls. This application was considered in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996 (the Act) and the HSNO (Methodology) Order 1998 (the Methodology) as specified in the decision path (Appendix Two).
    3. Purpose of the Application


    4. The purpose of the application was to import into containment 28 mammal species for captive breeding, display, educational presentations and to contribute to conservation by exposing visitors to conservation issues and the conservation of genetic material through breeding. In accordance with section 45(1)(a)(i) of the Act, the Committee determined that this application was for two valid purposes within the scope of section 39 of the Act:

                • Section 39(1)(d): the conservation of genetic material; and

                • Section 39(1)(e): the public display of any organism including, but not limited to, display in a circus or zoological garden.

    1. The Committee consider that the 28 mammal species may be imported into containment for either one or both of these purposes.
    2. Approved Organisms


    3. The following organisms are approved for import into containment for public display and/or conservation of genetic material.

Table 1 Species for import into containment


Species

Common name

Order

Family

Tachyglossus aculeatus Shaw, 1792

short beaked echidna

Monotremata

Tachyglossidae

Phascolarctos cinereus Goldfuss, 1817

koala

Diprotodontia

Phascolarctidae

Sarcophilus harrisii Boitard, 1841

Tasmanian devil

Dasyuromorpha

Dasyuridae

Lasiorhinus latifrons Owens, 1845

southern hairy nosed wombat

Diprotodontia

Vombatidae

Acrobates pygmaeus Shaw, 1793

feather tailed glider

Diprotodontia

Acrobatidae

Potorous tridactylus Kerr, 1792

long nosed potoroo

Diprotodontia

Potoroidae

Macropus fuliginosus Desmarest, 1871

western grey kangaroo

Diprotodontia

Macropodidae

Galago moholi A. Smith, 1836

Moholi bush baby

Primate

Galagonidae

Galago senegalensis É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1796

Sengal bush baby

Primate

Galagonidae

Otolemur crassicaudatus É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812

brown greater galago/ greater bush baby

Primate

Galagonidae

Otolemur garnettii Ogilby, 1838

northern greater galago/ greater bush baby

Primate

Galagonidae

Saimiri boliviensis I. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire and Blainville, 1834

Bolivian squirrel monkey

Primate

Ceboidea

Mandrillus sphinx Linnaeus, 1758

mandrill

Primate

Cercopithecidae

Trachypithecus francoisi Pousargues, 1898

Francois leaf-monkey

Primate

Cercopithecidae

Colobus guereza Rüppell, 1835

black and white colobus

Primate

Cercopithecidae

Gorilla gorilla Savage and Wyman, 1847

gorilla

Primate

Hominidae

Ursus arctos Linnaeus, 1758

brown bear

Carnivora

Ursidae

Crocuta crocuta Erxleben, 1777

spotted hyena

Carnivora

Hyaenidae

Felis margarita Loche, 1858

sand cat

Carnivora

Felidae

Felis nigripes Burchell, 1824

black footed cat

Carnivora

Felidae

Caracal caracal Schreber, 1776

caracal

Carnivora

Felidae

Leopardus pardalis Linnaeus, 1758

ocelot

Carnivora

Felidae

Leopardus wiedii Schinz, 1821

margay

Carnivora

Felidae

Neofelis nebulosa Griffith, 1821

clouded leopard

Carnivora

Felidae

Uncia uncia Schreber, 1775

snow leopard

Carnivora

Felidae

Diceros bicornis Linnaeus, 1758

black rhinoceros

Perissodactyla

Rhinocerotidae

Hexaprotodon liberiensis Morton, 1849

pygmy hippo

Artiodactyla

Hippopotamidae

Tragulus javanicus Osbeck, 1765

lesser chevrotain

Artiodactyla

Tragulidae


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