TRaCK: Tropical Rivers and Coastal Knowledge

Science and knowledge that governments, communities, industries for sustainable use of Australia's tropical rivers and estuaries

Research Themes

New ways of better involving Indigenous people in planning for our water and land resources

New ways of better involving Indigenous people in planning for our water and land resources

The perspectives of Indigenous communities are often not heard in mainstream water and land planning processes and debates.  Through targeted training (learning by doing) this research aimed at giving local Indigenous communities the skills required to effectively participate and be heard.  It explored alternative ways and arrangements for developing water resources (scenarios).

 

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