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Who is Looking after Country? Interpreting and Attributing Land Management Responsibilities on Native Title Lands

Weir, Jessica; Duff, Nicholas


Australian law imposes certain responsibilities on landholders to protect environmental and economic values of the land, however native title has significant consequences for understanding and attributing these land management responsibilities. In 1992, the High Court recognised Indigenous peoples’ rights and interests in land could survive the assertion of British sovereignty, effectively introducing a new category of land tenure into Australian law. Reporting on both law and management...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Australian Journal of Public Administration
DOI: 10.1111/1467-8500.12261


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