Chapter 32. Integrating Effort for Regional Natural Resource Outcomes: The Wet Tropics Experience

  1. Nigel E. Stork Chair Head Associate Dean CEO Director Member4 and
  2. Stephen M. Turton Executive Director Associate Professor Director Councillor5
  1. Allan Dale1,
  2. Geoff McDonald2,† and
  3. Nigel Weston3,‡

Published Online: 2 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch32

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape

How to Cite

Dale, A., McDonald, G. and Weston, N. (2008) Integrating Effort for Regional Natural Resource Outcomes: The Wet Tropics Experience, in Living in a Dynamic Tropical Forest Landscape (eds N. E. Stork and S. M. Turton), Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300321.ch32

Editor Information

  1. 4

    School of Resource Management and Geography, Faculty of Land and Food Resources, University of Melborne, Burnley Campus, Richmond, Victoria, Australia

  2. 5

    Australian Tropical Forest Institute, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Terrain Natural Resource Management, Innisfail, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia

  3. 3

    Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia

  1. The authors were participants of Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Ecology and Management

  2. The authors were participants of Cooperative Research Centre for Tropical Ecology and Management

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405156431

Online ISBN: 9781444300321

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Keywords:

  • integrating effort for regional natural resource outcomes;
  • National Action Plan on Salinity and Water Quality;
  • Wet Tropics - case in integrated regionalism;
  • Wet Tropics of Queensland World Heritage Area (WHA) Management Plan;
  • Trees for the Cairns Environment (TREEFORCE) and Landcare groups;
  • North Queensland Afforestation Association;
  • Natural Heritage Trust Funding (NHT Mark 1)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Wet Tropics: a case in integrated regionalism

  • FNQ NRM Ltd and a new integrated plan

  • The future of integrative regionalism: key priorities for continuous improvement

  • Acknowledgements

  • References