By Eric Wolanski
The ebook addresses the questions: Is Australia’s swiftly growing to be human inhabitants and economic climate environmentally sustainable for its estuaries and coasts? what's had to permit sustainable improvement?
To resolution those questions, this publication studies designated reviews of 20 iconic Australian estuaries and bays by means of best Australian estuarine scientists.
That wisdom is synthesised in time and area throughout Australia to indicate what Australian estuaries will seem like in 2050 and past in response to socio-economic judgements which are made now, and adjustments which are had to make sure sustainability.
The booklet additionally has a Prologue through Mr Malcolm Fraser, former top Minister of Australia, which bridges environmental technological know-how, inhabitants coverage and sustainability.
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