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Water policy in Australia

Lin Crase

Water policy in Australia

the impact of change and uncertainty

by Lin Crase

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Published by RFF Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply,
  • Government policy,
  • Water resources development

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Lin Crase
    SeriesIssues in water resource policy series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD321.A1 W39 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24863560M
    ISBN 10193311598X
    ISBN 109781933115986
    LC Control Number2011414410

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Water Policy in Australia: The Impact of Change and Uncertainty By Lin Crase In November the Australian people went to the polls to elect a Federal mpcs.online by: Dec 06,  · The authors examine in detail the relationships between water economics and supply, and the needs for tourism and recreation.

The book discusses water use and access and the conflict between urban and recreational mpcs.online: Lin Crase, Suzanne O'Keefe.

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Australian Water Law offers practical and up-to-date guidance on the critical issues of ownership, control and use of water as a resource. A complex web of state and federal legislation seeks to manage and protect water and water rights, which are also interwoven with property law and environmental law.

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Under the Constitution the states have prime responsibility for managing water resources. However as agriculture and industrial development spread, the states were forced to negotiate over shared resources and the Commonwealth became increasingly involved. The Coalition’s Dams and Water Management Taskforce identified some opportunities for new or enhanced surface water storages in northern Australia.

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The Constitution of the Commonwealth of Australia states that natural resource policy, including that relating to water, is a responsibility of the States: "The Commonwealth shall not, by any law or regulation of trade or commerce, abridge the right of a State or of the residents therein to the reasonable use of the waters of rivers for conservation or irrigation."Average residential water use (l/p/d): liter/person/day ().

Aug 18,  · Australian water policy-makers generally believe that climate change has already impacted water resources in the country, and those impacts will accelerate in future. This paper examines issues raised in a paper titled 'Search change for water policy', Water and the Australian Economy - Community Summary produced by the Australian Academy of Technological.

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