EconSearch Completed Project

Project: Northern Australia Land and Water Science Review (2009)

Client: Northern Australia Land and Water Taskforce

Summary: The Northern Australia Land and Water Taskforce (NALWT) was convened by Federal Government to find new opportunities for economic development in northern Australia based on water availability and sustainability. EconSearch contributed to the Northern Australia Land and Water Science Review 2009, a report commissioned by the Taskforce and coordinated by CSIRO in collaboration with over 80 of Australia’s leading scientists. EconSearch contributed to three chapters in the Science Review:

  • Chapter 09 - Commercial Fishing and Aquaculture in Northern Australia
  • Chapter 10 - Irrigated Agriculture: Development Opportunities and Implications for Northern Australia
  • Chapter 11 - Water-based Tourism and Recreation in Northern Australia

Report:    To download the Science Review summary report click here.