Gold rush threatens Australian's green dreams

Anderson, Ian
April 1991
New Scientist;4/27/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1766, p23
Discusses an upcoming decision on whether to allow mining in Australia's Kakadu National Park and the debate between those who favor industrial growth and those who support conservation efforts and Aboriginal rights. Wildlife in the national park; Prime Minister Bob Hawke and the receipt of a report from the Resource Assessment Commission (RAC); Threats from Australian mining interests; The Australian Conservation Foundation; More.


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