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The NSW Oyster Industry: A Risk Indicator of Sustainable Coastal Policy and Practice

Ogburn, Damian M


Estuaries are the 'door mat' of human activity on land. They are also highly valued by the community. The New South Wales (NSW) oyster industry is Australia's oldest farming enterprise, dating back to the pre-European settlement era and as a consequence has social and cultural significance. Oyster farmers have developed generations of understanding and professional and intimate observation of the subtleties and frailties of NSW estuaries, cultivating their shells on a daily basis. The key...[Show more]

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Date published: 2011-08-29
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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