Law and Policy for Sustainable Water Quality Manangement: Focus on the Sydney Water Catchments

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Review of the development of legislation and statutory policy for management of the Sydney water catchments following the Sydney water crisis of 1998 - protection of water quality from diffuse sources of pollution caused by land use - creation of a specialist catchment management authority with control over land use - enactment of a statutory mandate for the creation of a 'cap' on the degradation of water quality in the catchments
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)99-128
JournalAustralasian Journal of Natural Resources Law and Policy
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2003


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