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CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems

Report

Natural resource management in the Burdekin Dry Tropics: social and economic issues

A review of social and economic constraints to sustainable natural resources management (NRM) in the Burdekin Dry Tropics Qld identified a range of policy directions and actions to encourage wider adoption of sustainable NRM practices. In particular, the research identified the need to manage the...
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Criteria and methods for evaluating regional plans in the tropical savannas

Stage one of a project to develop and implement a plan evaluation framework to assess the extent to which existing regional plans in Australia's tropical savannas could contribute to sustainable use and healthy savanna landscapes identified a range of criteria that define the scope and...
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Benefits and costs of tourism for remote communities: case study for the Carpentaria Shire in north-west Queensland

This report summarises the results of a research project that studied the relationship between tourism and Carpentaria Shire Qld, as a host region and a host community. Tourism has become a significant industry in Carpentaria Shire since sealed roads ensured easy access by travellers. The...