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Queensland Environmental Practice Reporter 17(77) (2011/2012) Editorial

Durrant, Nicola (2011) Queensland Environmental Practice Reporter 17(77) (2011/2012) Editorial. Queensland Environmental Practice Reporter, 17(77), iii-iii.

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Abstract

This issue begins with a paper by QUT masters student, Jenny Kortlaender, which considers the effectiveness of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity in addressing global biodiversity decline. This is followed by a paper by Fiona Leddy which critically analyses international shipping in Australian waters and the approach taken by Australia laws in addressing the risks posed by ship-based oil pollution. The third paper in this issue is by Adjunct Professor Hugh Lavery, Gina Lee and Carolyn S. Sandercoe. This paper considers the ecological principles to be followed in the sustainable design of large-scale marina developments. This paper highlights the differences between the practice of landscape ecology and the design of ecological landscapes. Finally, this issue includes a summary of relevant cases from the Queensland Planning and Environment Court and Court of Appeal by Michael Walton and Ben Job.

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ID Code: 48039
Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: environmental law and policy, environmental management, international environmental law
ISSN: 1323-7349
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Environmental and Natural Resources Law (180111)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Institutes > Institute for Future Environments
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 Queensland Environmental Law Association
Deposited On: 13 Jan 2012 08:33
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2012 22:28

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