Coasts and oceans

Theme commentary
Trevor J Ward, Greenward Consulting, Perth, Western Australia
Alan Butler, CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research, Brisbane, Queensland
prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, 2006

This document was commissioned for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee. This and other commissioned documents support the Committee's Report but are not part of it.

Links to data

In the following text, there are hyperlinks to indicator documents in the SoE 2006 Data Reporting System. In some cases, hyperlinks are made to indicator documents that are now populated but for which data were unavailable to the committee at the time of writing the report. Links to the Data Reporting System are shown with this symbol  


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Peer reviewers

Dr Chris Simpson, Marine Conservation Branch, Department of Conservation and Land Management, Western Australia
Professor Colin Buxton, Director Tasmanian Aquaculture & Fisheries Institute, University of Tasmania.


Ward, TJ and Butler, A 2006, ‘Coasts and oceans’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australia State of the Environment Committee, Department of Environment and Heritage, Canberra,