House Standing Committee on Environment, Recreation and the Arts
Inquiry into the effectiveness of land degredation policies and programs
On 23 November 1989, the Standing Committee on Environment, Recreation and the Arts tabled its report entitled The effectiveness of land degredation policies and programs.
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This report is comprised of preliminary pages, 6 chapters and 7 appendices.
The effectiveness of land degredation policies and programs
Part A: Preliminary pages up to Chapter 4 (PDF 3560KB)
Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, Contents, List of Recommendations
Ch2: The land degredation situation
Ch3: Why we have a problem
Ch4: Information and research - prerequisites for program evaluation and development
Part B: Chapter 5 to Appendix 7 (end) (PDF 3595KB)
Ch5: Government policies and programs
Ch6: Elements of a national strategy
Appendix 1: Conduct of the inquiry
Appendix 2: List of hearings and inspections
Appendix 3: List of submissions
Appendix 4: List of witnesses
Appendix 5: Recommendations of the report on fiscal measures and the achievement of environmental objectives
Appendix 6: Summary of forms of assistance to individuals and associated regulations
Appendix 7: The role of trees in soil conservation
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