Content tagged with Land management

Making the connection between water and sustaining Indigenous cultural life

Jessica Weir explores an issue unforgivably ignored in water policy and management until recently: Indigenous understanding and use of, and rights to...

Publication or resource - 25 Feb 2015

The traditional owner experience along the Murray River

Is water a resource or is it the source? Is it something to be consumed or does it have a life of its own? Recent histories of environmental...

Publication or resource - 25 Feb 2015

Connectivity

The need for profound change in our intellectual traditions is a part of the current re-examination of water management in the Murray-Darling...

Publication or resource - 25 Feb 2015

Emerging issues in land and sea management

Report of a workshop held on Wednesday 4th June 2014 at the National Native Title Conference, Coffs Harbour, NSW, to map current and future...

Publication or resource - 23 Feb 2015

The policy setting: Alternative native title framework

In June 2009, the Victorian Government announced the establishment of a new Native Title Settlement Framework. This paper provides a collection of...

Publication or resource - 23 Feb 2015

The benefits associated with caring for country

Prepared by Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) as a commission for the Department of Sustainability, Environment,...

Publication or resource - 23 Feb 2015

Outcomes of three case studies in Indigenous Partnerships in Protected Area Management: Policy Briefing Paper

This briefing paper presents a summary of the findings and recommendations arising out of three case studies of Indigenous partnerships (joint...

Publication or resource - 22 Feb 2015

Protecting Country: Indigenous governance and management of protected areas

This publication had its origin in one-day workshop on Indigenous Governance and Management of Protected Areas held during the Australian Institute...

Publication or resource - 22 Feb 2015

Indigenous Partnerships in protected area management in Australia: Three case studies

AIATSIS completed three case studies in the joint management of conservation and Indigenous Protected Areas (IPAs) in partnership with the Australian...

Publication or resource - 20 Feb 2015

Climate Change Adaptation on Karajarri Country

This community report is about the climate change research project carried out by AIATSIS in the Bidyadanga community with the Karajarri...

Publication or resource - 19 Feb 2015

Climate Change Adaptation on Kowanyama Country

This community report is about the climate change research project carried out by AIATSIS in the Kowanyama community with the Abm Elgoring...

Publication or resource - 19 Feb 2015

Submission to Independent Review of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

In this submission to the Independent Review of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (the Act), AIATSIS ...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Response to 'Leading practice agreements: Maximising outcomes from native title benefit'

This submission was made by AIATSIS in response to the discussion paper, Leading practice agreements: Maximising outcomes from native title...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to Inquiry into Schedule 4 of the Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) Bill 2010

In this submission to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee, AIATSIS makes only summary submissions on proposed amendments...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Submission to the review by the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service of the QPWS draft Master Plan

This submission to the Queensland Department of Environment and Resource management comments on the draft Naturally Queensland 2020 - Master Plan for...

Publication or resource - 18 Feb 2015

Taxation of native title agreements

This paper examines the agreement-making environment that surrounds native title, whether triggered and governed by the operation of the NTA or...

Publication or resource - 17 Feb 2015

Integrating measures of Indigenous land management effectiveness

At present, Indigenous land and sea management effectiveness is mostly assessed on the biophysical outcomes and outputs produced from management...

Research project - 17 Feb 2015

Managing weeds on native title lands: Workshop report

The Managing Weeds on Native Title Lands workshop, held 26-27 October 2011 in Broome, WA, was part of a larger research project funded by...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Joint management of protected areas in Australia: Native title and other pathways towards a community of practice

On 3 and 4 April 2012, the Northern Territory Department of Natural Resources, Environment, The Arts and Sport (NRETAS) and the Native Title Research...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Cultural water and the Edward/ Kolety and Wakool river system

Indigenous people in south-east Australia have developed strategies and theories around the allocation of cultural water and the broader notion...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

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