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Title Wise use of wetlands in northern Australia : indigenous use : proceedings of a workshop held at Batchelor College, Batchelor, Northern Territory, 29 & 30 September & 1 October 1998 / edited by Peter Whitehead ... [and others]
Published Darwin, N.T. : Centre for Tropical Wetlands Management & Centre for Indigenous Natural and Cultural Resource Management, Northern Territory Univeristy, [1999]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  333.918160994 Whi/Wuo 1998  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 81 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents Workshop papers -- Vegetation - Ethnobiology -- Seabirds and reef environments -- Magpie geese -- Managing wetland plants and animals - using fire on floodplains -- Tourism on Aboriginal lands: a view from Kakadu and Western Arnhem Land -- Indigenous participation in tourism -- Freshwater turtles in the Daly river region -- Building partnerships for the coastal environment -- Inshore fisheries and future directions -- Fisheries issues in the Borroloola region -- The potential of aquaculture in the McArthur river region -- Lost! - Darwin's wetlands: a brief history of the known billabongs and lagoons of local Darwin and Palmerston areas -- Gayngaru - Nhulunbuy wetland -- Piggy-piggy -- Mimosa management -- Setting prorities for mimosa control -- Contemporary indigenous utilisation and management of wetland resources in Kakadu National Park, monsoonal Northern Australia -- Problems for wetland managers of the future -- Parks and Wildlife Commission management strategies -- Nimalaica wetlands -- Wise use of wetlands -- Ramingining Homeland Resource Centre -- The Northern Land Council's Caring for Country Unit and the Top End Indigenous People's Wetlands Program -- Lake Gregory (Paraku) -- Indigenous protected areas -- The Ramsar convention and local community involvement in wetland management -- Synthesis and outcomes.-- ch. 5. Spe
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Centre for Tropical Wetlands management and Centre for Indigenous Natural and Cultural Resource Management, Northern Territory University, 1999
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Northern -- Congresses.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Northern.
Wetland conservation -- Australia, Northern.
Wetland management -- Australia, Northern -- Congresses.
Wetland management -- Australia, Northern.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Whitehead, Peter J.
Northern Territory University. Centre for Indigenous Natural and Cultural Resource Management.
Northern Territory University. Centre for Tropical Wetlands Management.
LC no. 00002145
ISBN 1876248416
Other Titles Indigenous use