Managing Country

This Fact Sheet outlines how environmental laws can be used by Aboriginal people to continue to manage country. It addresses contaminated lands, the dumping of rubbish, water and noise pollution, bush fire mitigation, mining and environmental conservation.

This Fact Sheet will be useful for Aboriginal people who want to use environmental laws to continue to manage country, and who want to protect the environment through the law.

Other Fact Sheets you may find useful: Accessing Country, Managing Country, Air, Water and Noise Pollution, Contaminated Land, Waste Management, Mining and Coal Seam Gas, Conservation on Private Land

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