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The North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance Ltd (NAILSMA) publishes and co-authors a wide variety of publications to keep land and sea managers, researchers, policy makers, students and others up to date with the latest developments in Indigenous natural and cultural resource management in north Australia.

You will find information on current activities in policy development, Indigenous knowledge, salt and fresh water management, youth leadership and opportunities in the carbon economy.

These documents can be accessed through the search options to the right of this page. If you would like further information please let us know: contact@nailsma.org.au

Abstract:Statutory water rights for Australia's Traditional Owners and Indigenous communities remain one of the major unrealised promises of the national water reform process.Position statements,...
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Outline of this chapter: Providing for social equity in water markets: the case for an Indigenous reserve in northern Australia: Across tropical northern Australia there is a significant Indigenous...
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Interview with Joe Morrison The Wire 11 July 2011 Joe Morrison discusses the Government's Carbon Farming Initiative that will include a $22 million Indigenous Carbon Farming Fund to create economic...
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The evidence presented in this Performance Story Report provides a high level of confirmation that the NAILSMA Indigenous Community Water Facilitator Network project has led to increases in skills,...
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Free, Prior, and Informed Consent in REDD+ Principles and Approaches for Policy and Project Development
For the past two decades, many development cooperation agencies have been promoting a participatory approach to decision making in their programs. This has seen the emergence of many rich experiences...
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Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship. This report, Indigenous Water Falues and Water Planning in the upper Roper River, NT contains the preliminary results from archival and field...
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Dugong and Marine Turtle: Teaching Resource and Information Package
This 64 page resource provides teachers and educators with a wealth of information about dugong and marine turtle. It frames scientific ecological knowledge in a Torres Strait context. Written and...
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The NAILSMA Knowledge Series recognises and provides a forum for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people responsible for land and sea management across Northern Australia. It is an information point for...
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Design of Carbon Farming Initiative
This Consultation Paper was a first step in a dialogue with stakeholders about the Carbon Farming Initiative. All submissions were due by 21 January 2011.
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Carbon Farming Initiative Fact Sheet
A Gillard Labor Government will open up new opportunities for Australian farmers and landholders to participate in lucrative international markets for carbon credits in a new Carbon Farming...
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State and Trends of the Carbon Market 2010
A Report detailing International trends in the Carbon Market. The carbon market endured its most challenging year to date in 2009. The global economic crisis, which started in late 2008 and...
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This research, under TRaCK Theme 6.1 Establishing water markets in north Australia, was led by Quentin Grafton of the Australian National University, and examined the potential effectiveness and...
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The Crocodile Islands Rangers began formal operations in 2010 to protect their seas, sacred sites and natural resources as has been done informally...
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In this issue we report on the Indigenous Water Policy launch and take a look at a Healthy Country project running in the Kimberley region. There are lots of other stories so download the PDF file...
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Marcia Langton presenting
The NAILSMA Climate Change Adaptation Workshop, held on 21 and 22 April 2010, brought together two knowledge systems seeking to understand climate change, the policy responses and importantly, not...
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