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'Crying for our Country': Eight ways in which 'Caring for our Country' has undermined Australia's regional model for natural resource management

Robins, Lisa; Kanowski, Peter


The Australian Government's 'Caring for our Country' program has undermined Australia's 'regional model' for natural resource management, and eroded gains made under the precursor Natural Heritage Trust and related programs, in eight significant ways. Contrary to expectations that Caring for our Country, established in 2008, would build on the foundations established by the Natural Heritage Trust, it has adopted a narrower agenda, increased central government control, and compromised buy-in by...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
Source: Australasian Journal of Environmental Management
DOI: 10.1080/14486563.2011.566158


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