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Australia in the world environment.

Peter Howson

Australia in the world environment.

by Peter Howson

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Published by Australian Institute of International Affairs in [Canberra, Australia] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy.,
    • Environmental policy -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesRoy Milne memorial lecture,, 23
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC79.E5 H68
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5094987M
      LC Control Number74166670

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      Environmental issues in Australia describes a number of environmental issues which affect the environment of are a range of such issues, some of the relating to conservation in Australia while others, for example the deteriorating state of Murray-Darling Basin, have a direct and serious effect on human land use and the economy.. Many human activities including the . People feel free in Australia. It’s a place to relax. Feel the sand between your toes and get as close to nature as you can. Travelling to Australia is one of the best ways to support bushfire recovery, but there are several other ways to help, too. With an exciting lineup of events happening across the country, there's always something on in.

      Australia, the smallest continent and one of the largest countries on Earth, lying between the Pacific and Indian oceans in the Southern Hemisphere. Its capital city is Canberra and its most important economic and cultural centers are Sydney and Melbourne. Australia has also one of the highest rates of urbanization in the world and the seven state capitals of Australia houses 60 per cent of its the population. 3 These unique features of Australian history, ecology and population distribution has focused studies in Australian environmental history on a number of core themes.


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