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Overview This paper outlines the framework for determining Commonwealth environmental water use in the Murray-Darling Basin. The framework is used to guide decisions on the use of Commonwealth environmental water in accordance with the...
About this report This project was commissioned by and developed with the Department of the Environment and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA) to develop a qualitative framework for understanding cumulative impacts on the...
Supervising Scientist Report 192Boyden JM, Walden DJ, Bayliss P & Saalfeld K Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts, 2008ISSN 1325-1554ISBN-13: 978-1-921069-06-2ISBN-10: 1-921069-06-6 Download Full...
This user guide provides an overview of the South-east Commonwealth Marine Reserves Network Management Plan 2013-23 and the key management arrangements for users of the marine reserves.
This guide outlines how the different levels of heritage listing in Australia - world, national, state/territory and local are determined. At the highest level are places on the World Heritage List like Kakadu National Park and the Sydney Opera House, while on a local heritage list there might be a nature reserve or the local Post Office.
About the guide If you keep exotic birds there are some important things you need to know. The Australian Government is promoting a new record keeping scheme to help exotic bird keepers in Australia minimise the risk of acquiring illegally...
Download A guide to the Integrated Marine and Coastal Regionalisation of Australia (IMCRA) version 4.0 June 2006 (PDF - 3.1 MB) You can also download the IMCRA v4.0 maps separately: Map 1 IMCRA v4.0: Provincial Bioregions (PDF -...
The purpose of this guide is to explain the strategic assessment process under the Australian Government’s national environment law—the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act).
About the report This study was undertaken as part of a study of the algae of the Alligator Rivers Region in general, and of the Magela Creek in particular, to support an investigation into the possible use of native algae as an indicator of...
About the report The billabongs of the Alligator Rivers Region contain a rich and diverse algal flora which shows strong affinities with that of tropical South-East Asia and the Indian subcontinent. Descriptions and figures of more than 530...

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