Science, Information Technology and Innovation disclosure log requests

    Disclosure log 2017

    RTI reference number: R17-024
    Date: 04/11/2017
    Topic/information requested: QCAT matter: (Botanica Drive Pty Ltd and Department of Natural Resources and Mines) all internal memos, reports, emails, formal letters submitted as evidence.
    Time period: 1 January 2006 to 4 November 2017.

    RTI reference number: R17-022
    Date: 05/10/2017
    Topic/information requested: All correspondence, emails, memos, diary notes not included in RTI reference R17-005 together with communications made as a result of the RTI ref: R17-005.
    Time period: 1 October 2015 to 5 October 2017

    RTI reference number: R17-010
    Date: 29/06/2017
    Topic/information requested: Species sighting data of the Black-throated Finch (Poephila cinta cinta). This data is held by WildNet, as 'confidential species'. Specifically the sighting data which contains the records of the species sightings, including longitude and latitude, dates, and who sighted the species.
    Applicant/entity: Wild Environmental Consultants
    Decision: No documents released.
    Time period: This request is relevant to the most recent available data which is updated from time to time.

    RTI reference number: R17-008
    Date: 27/04/2017
    Topic/information requested: Mine water release volumes and recorded release water quality for individual coal mines within the Fitzroy River basin from 2012 to present day (14 April 2017, if possible). The release volumes and water quality should identify the release points where the release occurred and the associated time and duration of release. (Historic data ‐ XLS files or similar extracted from a database).
    Time period: 1 January 2012 to 14 April 2017
    Decision: Withdrawn

    RTI reference number: R17-005
    Date: 20/03/2017
    Topic/information requested: All documents, reports, memoranda, diary notes, emails, computer records, photographs and any other relevant information from the department files , that is everything relating to the Crystalline Silica Investigation being coordinated by the Department of Science, Information Technology and Innovation (DSITI).
    Applicant/entity name: Member of the public
    Time period: 01 January 2016 to 20 March 2017

    RTI reference number: R17-004
    Date: 20/03/2017
    Topic/information requested: Drafts of the media release sent by Deputy Premier Jackie Trad on Sunday August 7 2016 regarding the Statewide Land Cover and Tree Study (SLATS) report, along with any briefs or talking points prepared for Deputy Premier Trad by the department regarding the report.
    Applicant/entity name: The Australian
    Time period: Referable to the timeframe of the information requested.

    RTI reference number: R17-003
    Date: 20/03/2017
    Topic/information requested: All drafts or track changes of the executive summary of the 2014-15 Statewide Land Cover and Tree Study, publicly released August 7, 2016, as well as all correspondence between the Offices of Ministers Trad and Miles about the drafts of the Executive Summary and the timing of release of the report.
    Applicant/entity name: The Australian
    Time period: Referable to the timeframe of the information requested.

    RTI reference number: R17-002
    Date: 27/02/2017
    Topic/information requested: For regional ecosystem map change 8.12.26 and Qld Herbarium reference BRI 800146/3305 - the Request for Assessment of Regional Ecosystem Map (RAREM) and the report submitted by ENSR Australia Pty Ltd, the Property Map of Assessable Vegetation (PMAV) applications, Queensland Herbarium (QH) assessment notes and/or reports regarding the applications, QH communications regarding the Vegetation Management Act 1999, assessments and advice to the department, and internal communications about such assessments.
    Time period: 1 January 2004 to 31 December 2016
    Applicant/entity name: Botanica Drive Pty Ltd

    Disclosure log 2016

    RTI reference number: R16-029
    Date: 7/4/2016
    Topic/information requested: All documents, notes and application forms that were submitted by any person or organisation for the reclassification of the Southern Wetlands Maleny Obi Creek from 12.3.8 to a 12.3.1 wetland whenever it may have occurred.
    All details of both the procedure and the substance of the approval process that was followed by the departments concerned in the making of a decision on this process.
    Any departmental notes or records pertaining to this decision.
    Any other information or reports that may be relevant to this process and decision.
    Time period: January 2014 to January 2016
    Applicant/entity name: Maleny District and Green Hills Fund

    Blank pages are not published. Blank pages exist due to redaction through the decision-making process, or where there is deletion of information under section 78B of the RTI Act resulting in no text remaining on a document.

    Disclosure log 2014

    RTI reference number: R14-015
    Date: 29/05/2014
    Topic/information requested: Draft Land cover change in Queensland 2010–11 Statewide Landcover and Trees Study Report, or any document purporting to be its successor. 1 January 2013 to 29 May 2014.
    Decision: Link to published report released. Application withdrawn.

    Disclosure log 2013

    RTI reference number: R13-020
    Date: 06/09/2013
    Topic/information requested: Business case analysis for an Australian mammalian cell biopharmaceutical facility report dated January 2006 including memos, correspondence and emails mentioning the report.
    Applicant/entity name: Anthrocell Pty Ltd

    RTI reference number: 13045R
    Date: 04/04/2013
    Topic/information requested: All pesticide monitoring records for concentrations and loads in streams and rivers within catchments flowing to the Great Barrier Reef. Date range: January 2009 to December 2012.
    Applicant/entity name: World Wildlife Fund

    Notes:The 2009–10 pesticide monitoring records for concentrations and loads in streams and rivers within catchments flowing to the Great Barrier Reef may be accessed by contacting the Right to Information and Privacy Unit on (07) 3330 6111 or

    Other documents not released under section 47(3) of the Right to Information Act .