About this Site

CYP Biodiversity is a tool to help identify, record and assist in understanding the unique flora and fauna on Cape York Peninsular.

Developed by CSIRO in communities across the cape and assisted by CYP NRM and Cape York Sustainable Futures, this site provides information on what animals can be found through out the Cape.

Information collected by you and people using this site will contribute to a comprehensive picture of the species found on CYP.

Information & Links


For community groups or individuals interested in being involved contact: Justin.Perry@csiro.au

For assistance with identifications of species or questions about animals contact: volunteers - state agencies - members of the public wanting to be involved : Eric.Vanderduys@csiro.au

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