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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

The Wunambal Gaambera Aboriginal Corporation, Uunguu Rangers, NAILSMA and CSIRO are working together to develop a new method for monitoring marine turtles (Mangguru) and dugongs (Balguja). The...
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The Wunambal Gaambera Aboriginal Corporation, Uunguu Rangers, NAILSMA and CSIRO are working together to develop a new method for monitoring marine turtles (Mangguru) and dugongs (Balguja). The...
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A community-led collaborative research project has improved the capacity of the Lama Lama Rangers to monitor wetlands on their country. Working...
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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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Marine turtle and dugong monitoring
The Wunambal Gaambera Aboriginal Corporation's Uunguu Rangers explain how they are working together with NAILSMA and the Commonwealth Scientific and...
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This report presents results of a field trial conducted at Montgomery Reef, Western Australia in August 2012 of the dedicated boat-based I-Tracker Turtle and Dugong Survey application. The project is...
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Indigenous people's right to the commercial use and management of water - Policy Position - Strategic Indigenous Reserve - NKS 017/2013
The purpose of this policy paper is to present the concept of a Strategic Indigenous Reserve (SIR)* as a means to advance Indigenous economic development to address Indigenous disadvantage in...
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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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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 publication provides a brief summary and insight into six NAILSMA coordinated livelihood research projects and clearly states the key recommendations and findings of each project. Indigenous...
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The North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum on Sustainable Economic Development provides advice to the Northern Australia Ministerial Forum. Chairs, Patrick Dodson and Peter Yu, presented this...
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This Discussion Paper was prepared as part of the background briefing for the North Australian Indigenous Experts Forum, held in at Mary River NT, June 2012 to stimulate and focus discussion at the...
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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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A local story with national significance that raises awareness of water planning issues in north Australia. Mataranka Traditional Owners explain the...
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