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During the development of the Basin Plan, Basin water ministers requested the Authority include a mechanism to provide flexibility in setting the SDLs. The mechanism allows equivalent environmental outcomes to be achieved with less water, and for...
About this assessment The Australian Heritage Council found the Tarkine in north-west Tasmania of outstanding national heritage significance. The Tarkine is a beautiful remote part of Tasmania which supports Australia’s largest tract of cool...
About this publication The Australian Government has prepared a State Party Report on the management of forestry operations near the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area which addresses concerns raised with the World Heritage Committee...
About the report Six Magela Creek floodplain billabongs were sampled between September 1981 and January 1983 to determine the seasonal population dynamics of littoral and limnetic microcrustaceans. Thirty-seven cladoceran and four copepod...
About the report Major habitats in the Jabiluka and Ranger uranium mining project areas of the Magela Creek region were surveyed, primarily to obtain an account of the terrestrial snake and lizard species occurring in each area. From these...
The study contains an introduction to the events of the War in the Pacific and how both sides viewed the strategic location of Papua New Guinea in the conflict. It also lists the full Australian and Japanese units engaged in the Kokoda campaign, providing an important historical reference for anyone with an interest in the campaign.
Summary The distribution of photosynthetically-active radiation (PAR) underwater has been investigated for a number of Alligator Rivers billabongs, together with the physical, chemical and biological conditions of the waters which determine...
About the report Under the National Greenhouse Strategy the Australian Government has committed itself to limiting net greenhouse gas emissions. The most potent greenhouse gases-synthetic greenhouse gases-include hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs),...
About the report This report summarises data for radionuclide concentrations in aquatic animals that have been collected by the Environmental Research Institute of the Supervising Scientist (eriss) for Mudginberri Billabong (beginning in May...
About the report Powerpoint presentation: The use of lead isotopes for research and monitoring the environmental impacts of uranium mining.

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