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Report on Western Australia"s environmental protection and conservation needs

Report on Western Australia"s environmental protection and conservation needs

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Published by Gordon Reid Foundation for Conservation in [Subiaco, WA] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Western Australia,
  • Australia,
  • Western Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Nature conservation -- Australia -- Western Australia.,
    • Environmental protection -- Australia -- Western Australia.,
    • Western Australia -- Environmental conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Havel Land Consultants.
      ContributionsHavel Land Consultants., Gordon Reid Foundation for Conservation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH77.A8 R46 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination65, 7 p. :
      Number of Pages65
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1473561M
      LC Control Number93137165

      Conservation in Australia is an issue of state and federal lia is one of the most biologically diverse countries in the world, [citation needed] with a large portion of species endemic to Australia. Preserving this wealth of biodiversity is important for future generations.. Animal habitats like reefs and forests must be preserved in order to preserve population and diversity of. ENVIRONMENT. Background: Sustainable Australia is sometimes asked how we differ from The Greens party. Firstly, Sustainable Australia is a party of the political centre.; Secondly, within a broad environmental policy platform, we stridently advocate for the inclusion of a meaningful sustainable population policy to stop overpopulation, based on environmental science.

      The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is the primary environmental regulator for New South Wales. We partner with business, government and the community to reduce pollution and waste, protect human health, and prevent degradation of the environment. The Pilbara is also one of Australia’s most important regions for mineral wealth, and generates 40 per cent of Western Australia’s gross domestic product. While industry is vital to our economic progress, its impacts need to be balanced with the conservation of the region’s precious environmental values. Why a fund for the Pilbara?

        This is a compilation of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Regulations that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 1 October (the compilation date). The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the. Federal, state and local governments jointly administer the environmental protection laws in Australia. As a business owner, you need to understand which laws apply to you. The Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment administers the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC) Act. Government agencies and industry.


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