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Executive summary A century of mining by the Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company Limited (MLMRCL) at Queenstown has resulted in significant environmental impact around the town of Strahan on Macquarie Harbour. The effects range from the...
About the report A workshop was called in April 2000 by the Supervising Scientist to examine technical issues associated with the rehabilitation of Nabarlek and was attended by stakeholders representing Federal and Territory Governments...
About the report The relationship between riparian vegetation and flow are poorly understood for rivers in general, and particularly for anabranching rivers. Riparian vegetation along the lowland anabranching section of Magela Creek within the...
Executive summary The goal of land rehabilitation following mining in environmentally sensitive areas is often ecosystem restoration, rather than simply revegetation. This is the case at Ranger uranium mine (RUM) in the Alligator Rivers...
The Product Stewardship (Televisions and Computers) Regulations which commenced on 8 November bring a new, efficient and environmentally responsible approach to managing waste televisions and computers in Australia
The purpose of this Report is to examine the regulatory frameworks affecting some of Australia's most important infrastructure to determine the extent to which these frameworks constitute barriers to adaptation or facilitate effective adaptation.
The role of science Australia’s policy position in the International Whaling Commission (IWC) is underpinned by sound scientific research on cetacean biology and ecology. Australia supports the IWC as the body with primary responsibility for...
About the Reports This report documents the results of the several years of sea turtle research undertaken at Cocos (Keeling) Islands. The Cocos (Keeling) Islands are listed as important habitat for marine turtles in the Draft Recovery Plan...
About the report Some earlier studies of erosion of the schist-dominated waste rock dump of Ranger Uranium Mine, Northern Territory, Australia, used turbidity as a surrogate for sediment concentration. Subsequent detailed studies of the...
Final Report for AusRivAS Toolbox Project TB1Dr Leon Barmuta, Dr Louise Emmerson and Mr Petr Otahal, University of TasmaniaDepartment of the Environment and Heritage, 2003ISBN 0 642 54967 2 ISSN 1447-1280 Download The Sensitivity of AusRivAS...

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