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About the report Some earlier studies of erosion of the schist-dominated waste rock dump of Ranger Uranium Mine, Northern Territory, Australia, used turbidity as a surrogate for sediment concentration. Subsequent detailed studies of the...
Final Report for AusRivAS Toolbox Project TB1Dr Leon Barmuta, Dr Louise Emmerson and Mr Petr Otahal, University of TasmaniaDepartment of the Environment and Heritage, 2003ISBN 0 642 54967 2 ISSN 1447-1280 Download The Sensitivity of AusRivAS...
About the report Experiments were performed whereby fresh Ranger tailings samples were mixed with high purity water to assess the quantity of contained radionuclides that were solubilised by this process, as a function of time. It is proposed...
About the report This Scoping Paper is about developing Australia's first regional marine plan for the waters of the south-east of our oceans territory. The Commonwealth Government made a commitment to regional marine planning in Australia's...
About the report The purpose of this report was to undertake a comprehensive review of the current knowledge of the key ecological characteristics of the South-west Marine Region (the Region). This region covers Australian waters from the...
Threatened species and communities The southern cassowary is one of Australia's most imposing birds – large, colourful, and flightless. It is found only in the dense tropical rainforests of north-east Queensland. Continuing clearing...
Lend a hand for the walking fish! The Spotted Hand Fish Illustration: Barbara Cameron-Smith The endangered Spotted Handfish is a small, unusual fish that is slow-moving and prefers to 'walk' on its pectoral and pelvic fins rather than...
BD Bruce and MA Green Spotted Handfish Recovery Team, March 1998ISBN 0 643 061657 Contents Summary1. Introduction 1.1 Description of species1.2 Distribution1.3 Habitat1.4 Biology1.5 Reasons for listing1.6 Existing conservation measures1.7...
About the report The State of Australia's Birds presents an overview of the status of Australia's birds, the major threats they face and the conservation actions needed. This third annual report focuses on woodland birds. Woodlands once covered...
About the report The State of Australia's Birds presents an overview of the status of Australia's birds, the major threats they face and the conservation actions needed. This fourth report in the SOAB series presents examples of just a few of...

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