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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/320349
Description: The management of water in Sydney, Australia, is marked by tragedy, foresight, protectionism and social upheaval. The settlement of the first fleet colony at Sydney was determined by its water assets ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149690
Description: The conservation of biodiversity is a well-established principle of ecologically sustainable development and is an integral part of environmental policy and legislation in Australia. How the concept o ... More
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Authors: Holley, Cameron
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149717
Description: New environmental governance (NEG) claims to improve efficacy as well as “deepen democracy” by opening up new points of public participation into many levels and stages of traditional legal process. T ... More
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Authors: Holley, Cameron
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/119849
Description: Collaboration is quickly becoming an established paradigm in environmental law and governance. This article examines an important aspect of collaborative processes that remains largely overlooked by e ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149105
Description: Thirty years ago, environmental land-use planning in New South Wales was characterised by strong technocratic influences, with plans determined by technical experts employed by central government, lea ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149696
Description: This article examines a bold and imaginative experiment in facilitative regulation: the Neighbourhood Environment Improvement Plan (NEIP). It explores the NEIP's regulatory objectives and techniques, ... More
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Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149699
Description: Facilitative regulation embodies regulatory flexibility, the empowerment of local communities and devolved, collaborative decision-making. Based on interviews with key stakeholders, this article exami ... More
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Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/38477
Description: The legal definition of a river or stream has been largely determined from a European perspective of what a river “should look like”. In New South Wales, the definition of a river or watercourse is co ... More
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Authors: Lipman, Zada
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/29291
Description: The New South Wales Land and Environment Court (LEC) was established in 1979. It is one of the oldest specialist environmental courts in the world. Since its establishment, it has created an impressiv ... More
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Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/29817
Description: Australia’s coastline is in a continual state of change. The intervention of human processes, such as climate change and urbanisation, threaten to rapidly increase the rate at which the processes of a ... More
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