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Flawed forest policy: flawed Regional Forest Agreements

Lindenmayer, David B


Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) are 20-year State–Federal agreements first signed between 1997 and 2001. They underpin the management of the majority of Australia’s commercially productive native forests. Their objectives are to deliver certainty of resource access to forest industries, ensure that forest industries are profitable and protect environmental values, including biodiversity. I argue the objectives of RFAs have not been met with five key areas being unsuccessful. RFAs have: (i)...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Australasian Journal of Environmental Management
DOI: 10.1080/14486563.2018.1466372


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