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Tropical rainforests of North Queensland : their conservation significance / a report to the Australian Heritage Commission by the Rainforest Conservation Society of Queensland
Bib ID 757631
Format BookBook
Author
Rainforest Conservation Society of Queensland
 
Description Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service, 1986 
x, 195 p. : col. ill., maps (some col.) ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0644050934
0644040998 (paperback)
Series

Special Australian heritage publication series ; no. 3.

Summary

Description of flora and fauna emphasising the significance of the biota to evolutionary and geophysical history; notes correspondence between the geological record of prehistory and Aboriginal oral prehistory of this region countries; overview of current state of mining industry; veto powers; sovereignity; tables show extent of indigenous land ownership and operations of members of AMIC.

Notes

Includes index.

AGPS cat. no. 8609533.

Bibliography: p. 170-187.

Subjects Environmental protection -- Queensland.  |  Wilderness areas -- Queensland, Northern.  |  Rain forests -- Queensland, Northern.  |  Rain forest ecology -- Queensland, Northern.  |  Land rights - Ownership.  |  Mining industry.  |  Animals.  |  Cape York Peninsula (Qld SC54, SD54, SD55)
Other authors/contributors Australian Heritage Commission

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