Appendix 2: List of commentaries and papers supporting SoE2006

Independent report to the Australian Government Minister for the Environment and Heritage
Beeton RJS (Bob), Buckley Kristal I, Jones Gary J, Morgan Denise, Reichelt Russell E, Trewin Dennis
(2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee), 2006

Appendix 2: List of commentaries and papers supporting SoE2006

Theme commentaries

Beer T, Borgas M, Bouma W, Fraser P, Holper P and Torok S 2006, ‘Atmosphere’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/atmosphere/index.html>.

Cork S, Sattler P and Alexandra J 2006, ‘Biodiversity’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/biodiversity/index.html>.

Gleeson T and Dalley A 2006, ‘Land’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/land/index.html>.

Harris G 2006, ‘Inland waters’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/water/index.html>.

Lazer E 2006, ‘Antarctic and sub-Antarctic cultural heritage’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/antarctic-heritage/index.html>.

Lennon JL 2006, ‘Natural and cultural heritage’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/heritage/index.html>.

Newton PW 2006, ‘Human settlements’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/settlements/index.html>.

The Australian National Committee on Antarctic Research 2006, ‘Australian Antarctic Territory, Territory of Heard Island and McDonald Islands, and observations on Macquarie Island Tasmania’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/antarctic/index.html>.

Ward TJ and Butler A 2006, ‘Coasts and oceans’, theme commentary prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/commentaries/coasts/index.html>.

Integrative commentaries

Brown R and Creaser P (eds), Kerins S, Lennon J and Liddy M 2006, Indigenous involvement in environmental and heritage management case studies prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/indigenous/index.html>.

Department of the Environment and Heritage 2006, ‘Progress in accessing environmental data and information’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/data/index.html>.

Greene D 2006, The role of the private sector in environmental stewardship’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/private/index.html>.

Johnston C 2006, ‘An integrated approach to environment and heritage issues’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/heritage/index.html>.

Lane M 2006, Critical issues in regional natural resource management’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/nrm-issues/index.html>.

McKeon G 2006, ‘Living in a variable climate’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/climate/index.html>.

Parker P and Fitzhardinge G 2006, ‘Changing the delivery of environmental stewardship in Australia’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/philanthropic/index.html>.

Smith T and Doherty M 2006, ‘The suburbanisation of coastal Australia’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/coastal/index.html>.

Whelan R, Kanowski K, Gill M and Andersen A 2006, ‘Living in a land of fire’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/fire/index.html>.

Wild River S 2006, ‘The role of local government in environmental and heritage management’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/integrative/local-government/index.html>.

Current or emerging issues

Australian Bureau of Statistics 2006, ‘What do Australians think about protecting the environment?’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/peoples-views/index.html>.

Beeton RJS 2006, 'Society's forms of capital: a framework for renewing our thinking', paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/capital/index.html>.

Birtley M 2006, ‘The Collections Council of Australia’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/collections/index.html>.

Buxton M 2006, ‘Urban form and urban efficiency’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/urban-form/index.html>.

Cribb J 2006, ‘The Wentworth Group and the great water debate’, paper for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/water-debate/index.html>.

Cribb J 2006, ‘The Great Green Debate: urban myths, risks and alternative opinions’, paper for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/urban-myths/index.html>.

Cutbush G 2006, ‘Incentives for natural and cultural heritage conservation’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/incentives/index.html>.

Department of the Environment and Heritage 2006, ‘Environmental indicators for reporting’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/indicators/index.html>.

Department of the Environment and Heritage 2006, ‘SoE in an international context’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/soe-international/index.html>.

Department of the Environment and Heritage 2006, ‘Species information partnerships: sharing knowledge on threatened species’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/species-listing/index.html>.

Department of the Environment and Heritage 2006, ‘Coastal water quality, Western Australia’s Peel-Harvey estuarine system’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/coastal-wq-peel-harvey/index.html>.

Department of the Environment and Heritage and South Australian Environment Protection Authority 2006, ‘Coastal water quality, Adelaide’s port waterways’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/coastal-wq/index.html>.

Dovers S 2006, ‘The dilemma of conflicting environmental outcomes’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/conflict-outcomes/index.html>.

Fearon R 2006, ‘The coastal pollution halo’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/coastal-pollution/index.html>.

Fensham R 2006, ‘Spring wetlands of the Great Artesian Basin’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/wetlands/index.html>.

Giles-Corti B 2006, ‘The impact of urban form on public health’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/public-health/index.html>.

Green P 2006, ‘Progress in restoring our environment’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/nrm-progress/index.html>.

Harris G 2006, A dying shame - Australian coastal freshwater lakes’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/lakes/index.html>.

Humphreys W 2006, ‘Groundwater fauna’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/fauna/index.html>.

McGrath C 2006, ‘Review of the EPBC Act’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/epbc-act/index.html>.

Millis N 2006, ‘Genetically modified organisms’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/gmo/index.html>.

Nevill J 2006, ‘Freshwater protected areas in Australia’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/freshwater/index.html>.

Olsen P, Silcocks A, Weston M and Tzaros C 2006, ‘Birds of woodlands and grasslands’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/birds/index.html>.

Perkins P 2006, ‘The environment management services industry’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/industry/index.html>.

Rae I 2006, ‘Chemicals in the environment’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/chemicals/index.html>.

Sullivan S 2006, ‘Cultural heritage and local government’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/local-heritage/index.html>.

Tilbury D 2006, ‘Environmental education in Australia’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/education/index.html>.

Truscott M 2006,Repatriation of Indigenous cultural property’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/repatriation/index.html>.

Tyler M 2006, ‘The disappearing frogs’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/frogs/index.html>.

Watson A 2006, ‘Property rights and the environment’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/property-rights/index.html>.

Watson I 2006, ‘Monitoring in the rangelands’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/rangelands/index.html>.

Western Australian Water Corporation 2006, ‘Desalinisation’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/desal/index.html>.

Wood M 2006, ‘Audit of the outcomes of the National Trust’s Endangered Places Programme’, paper prepared for the 2006 Australian State of the Environment Committee, Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/emerging/national-trust/index.html>.

Technical reports

Kingsford RT and Porter JL 2006, Waterbirds and wetlands across eastern Australia, technical report prepared for the Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/technical/waterbirds/index.html>.

Lennox JA and Turner GM 2006, State of the environment report on human settlements: stocks and flows indicators, technical report prepared for the Department of the Environment and Heritage and CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/technical/stocks/index.html>.

Open Mind Research Group 2005, State of Indigenous cultural heritage–a survey of Indigenous organisations, technical report prepared for the Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/technical/indigenous-heritage/index.html>.

Pearson M and Marshall D 2006, Study of the condition and integrity of historic heritage places for the 2006 State of Environment Report, technical report prepared for the Department of the Environment and Heritage, Canberra, http://www.deh.gov.au/soe/2006/technical/historic-heritage/index.html>.