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Resources

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

This discussion paper outlines the issues and responses required to maintain relative autonomy in collaboration for natural and cultural heritage conservation, as elements of a "beyond respect"...
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ATSEA Story Report
This story report provides a visual record of a visit to Darwin and north east Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, Australia, by 10 participants...
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ATSEA Northern Australia Study Tour Story Report booklet
This report provides a record of a study tour to Darwin and north east Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, Australia, by ten participants from the Republic of Indonesia and the Democratic Republic...
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The 2012 NAILSMA I-Tracker Forum was held at Mary River Park, Northern Territory from the 2nd to the 4th of October. It was attended by Traditional...
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The 2012 NAILSMA I-Tracker Forum was held at Mary River Park, Northern Territory from the 2nd to the 4th of October. It was attended by Traditional Owners, Indigenous ranger groups, government...
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The National Indigenous Sea Country Workshop was held at Mary River Park NT in May 2012. It was attended by over ninety delegates from around Australia. During the workshop a number of specific...
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This document was developed for the National Indigenous Sea Country Workshop (Mary River Park, May 8-10, 2012) to both inform and stimulate workshop discussions. The Project Steering Committee...
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This volume is one of a series of three documents produced following the National Indigenous Sea Country Workshop held at Mary River Park NT 8 - 10 May 2012. They are published under the NAILSMA...
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This research project, led by Jon Altman of the Australian National University, quantified the environmental needs and costs of environmental management in central Arnhem Land's Djelk Indigenous...
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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 I-Tracker Report - A review of the I-Tracker data collection and management program across north Australia
The I-Tracker Report - A review of the I-Tracker data collection and management program across north Australia, summarises a reivew undertaken  to evaluate the hardware and software components of I-...
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Performance Story Report Evaluation of Investment in the Dugong and Marine Turtle Project utilisises multiple lines of evidence to asses the contribution of the Australian Government investment in...
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Managing Water For Australia. The Social and Institutional Challenges (2007). Editors: Karen Hussey and Stephen Dovers. Published by CSIRO Publishing.
  Managing Water For Australia. The Social and Institutional Challenges Indigenous perspectives in water management, reforms and implementation   Published in 2007, the book titled 'Managing Water...
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Representatives from Rote Island (Indonesia) and Timor-Leste visited Darwin and eastern Arnhem Land in October to meet with Indigenous groups,...
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The inaugural World Indigenous Network conference was held in Darwin in May 2013. Over 1,200 delegates representing first nation peoples from 50...
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