TITLE

ONE STEP TOO FAR!

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Ausmarine;Sep2010, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the impact of various policies on the Australian fishing industry. It says that on June 3, 1992, the Australian High Court ceded maritime territory to indigenous peoples recognizing their rights prior to the arrival of European settlers. Though well meaning, the policy is said to have divided various coastal communities. In 2010, however, the Wild Rivers legislation was passed, which would prevent development along major waterways. It also accuses such green policies of going too far.
ACCESSION #
54056869

 

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