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Oral histories documenting changes in wheatbelt wetlands

Angela Sanders

Oral histories documenting changes in wheatbelt wetlands

by Angela Sanders

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Published by Dept. of Conservation and Land Management in Como, W.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Avon River Watershed (W.A.),
  • Blackwood River Watershed (W.A.),
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Wetland ecology -- Australia -- Avon River Watershed (W.A.) -- History.,
    • Wetland ecology -- Australia -- Blackwood River Watershed (W.A.) -- History.,
    • Avon River Watershed (W.A.) -- Environmental conditions -- History.,
    • Blackwood River Watershed (W.A.) -- Environmental conditions -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Angela Sanders.
      SeriesOccasional paper,, 2/91, Occasional paper (Western Australia. Dept. of Conservation and Land Management) ;, 91/2.
      ContributionsWestern Australia. Dept. of Conservation and Land Management.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH197 .S26 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1332544M
      LC Control Number92214199
      OCLC/WorldCa27532764

        Paperback. Published: 19 October Pages | 23 line illus & maps. /2 x /4 inches. ISBN: From wetland delineation and stream restoration to archeology, permits, and compliance, there's no one better in the field – Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. State and Local Level Documentation. Historic Interpretation & Education. Master Plan (Courthouse and Public Safety Center, Fairfax County, Virginia) Oral Histories.

        The wetland system in the Cockburn area has always been an important region for Nyungar. While having great spiritual significance, the wetlands have long provided a variety of food, medicinal and manufacturing resources (Palmer ). These well-populated wetland areas were the most biologically productive areas of the plain (Hallam ). The Deary papers include organizer reports, correspondence, IUE election campaign literature, and oral histories and videotapes. Letters, financial records, and business plans document Deary’s establishment of a regional labor newspaper, the New .

      The agricultural landscape of Mediterranean islands has transformed radically over the last 60 years. The results differ, due to the interplay of macro, national, and local factors for each setting. In this study, some of these trajectories of change are examined for the island of Lemnos in Greece, using remote sensing and oral history techniques. of oral history is the democratic idea that the role of oral history is to document those missing or underrepresented from mainstream historical sources. One of the main objectives in the field is to balance history by recording multiple perspectives of society. Donald A. Ritchie () discusses the importance of oral history on community.


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Oral histories documenting changes in wheatbelt wetlands by Angela Sanders Download PDF EPUB FB2

In this paper, I review the changes in ecosystem processes which have occurred as a result of rapid land clearance for agriculture in the wheatbelt of Western Australia. The wheatbelt region is an area of about 14 million ha, in a broad band east of Perth, from Geraldton in the northwest to Esperance in the by: Reed Books, Chatswood, – Olse P, Settle H () Pesticide contamination of Sanders A () Oral Histories Documenting.

Changes in Wheatbelt wetlands. Department of. Sanders, A. Oral Histories Documenting Changes in Wheatbelt Wetlands, Occasional Paper 2/91, 2/ Como: Department of Conservation and Land Management, Como: Department of Conservation and Land Management, Author: Karen Twigg.

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Department of Conservation and Land Management Occasional Paper 2 / Google Scholar. Hardcover. Published: 19 October Pages | 23 line illus & maps.

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adjacent to, wheatbelt wetlands (Short, ; Wilson, ; Lyons et ai, ). Nevertheless, secondary salinisation has the potential to wreak devastating changes on the biodiversity of the wheatbelt because of loss of freshwater wetlands and the likely changes to temporal and spatial patterns of salinity in naturally saline wetlands.

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The economic value and protection of the world’s wetlands through the use of international organizations and governmental policy are also important areas in wetlands research. This article presents the major fields of wetlands research. The first part of the article is reference material.

wetland area changes between the mids and the mid­ I s were measured with the use of aerial photography. The results of that study have been described by Frayeret al. () and Tiner (). That information has recently been updated by measuring wetland area changes from the mids to the mids (Dahl and Johnson ).

Third case from Siberia used a combination of long-term community oral history documentation (Wehi et al.Fienup-Riordanequipping the. Jed Joseph Pitre was born in Thibodaux in and remembers when the beach at Grand Isle seemed wider and thriving coastal marshes were used for family fishing.

Wetlands store carbon within their live and preserved (peat) plant biomass instead of releasing it to the atmosphere as carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas affecting global climates.

Therefore, wetlands world-wide help to moderate global climatic conditions. On the other hand, filling, clearing and draining wetlands releases carbon dioxide. Oral histories are an effective way of preserving the past and providing important lessons for the future.

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Awareness and conservation evolving together. Conclusion. This book presents oral histories of young citizen activists in order to demonstrate how U.S. citizens of all ages can participate in a democracy and make it work for them.

The document is divided into four parts. The first is titled.Biography. Max Finlayson is an internationally renowned wetland ecologist with extensive experience internationally in water pollution, agricultural impacts, invasive species, climate change, and human well-being and wetlands.

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