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New policy for water, land urged

Tickner, L. (1982) New policy for water, land urged. Western Farmer and Grazier, 25 March 1982. [Publication] [Special Collections]


Newspaper article by Liz Tickner.

Department of National Development and Energy officer, Alex Manderson calls for long term solutions at a senate inquiry, to the problems of spreading salination and soil erosion based on comprehensive land surveys and research. In a submission to the Science and Environment Committee on Land Use Mr Manderson states grazing, traditional cropping methods and irrigation has been responsible for many of the problems particularly evident in Victoria and Western Australia.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1982 Western Farmer and Grazier
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/56527
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