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Title Jervis Bay : a place of cultural, scientific and educational value / edited by George Cho ... [and others]
Published Canberra : Australian Nature Conservation Agency, 1995


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  333.72099447 Cho/Jba  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 204 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 30 cm
Series Kowari.
Contents Introduction / A. George - The Jervis Bay environment / George Cho - Aboriginal landscapes and seascapes / B. Egloff with the Wreck Bay and Jerrinja Aboriginal Communities - European exploration and settlement / K Taylor - Commercial fisheries / R.J. Williams and J.J. Murphy - Naval history / G. Swinden - Recreation and conservation management / Adrian Davey - The underwater world: diversity for divers / Angela M. Ivanovici - Geology, geomorphology, soils and earth resources / Graham Taylor, R. Abell and I. Paterson - Hydrology / N. Jones, R. Abell and G. Jacobson - Water circulation / Peter E. Holloway - Natural vegetation / Kevin Mills - Heaths and scrubs / D.G. Williams - Forest and woodland communities / L.W. Braithwaite, M.P. Austin and P.C. Catling - The dune lakes of Bherwerre Peninsula / R.H. Norris and W.H. Maher - Eastern long-necked turtles: dispersal is the key to survival / R. Kennett and A. Georges - Threatened terrestial fauna / Kevin Mills - Botanically significant flora / Kevin Mills - Vertebrate pests and weeds / Paul Meek and C. Nazer - Rocky intertidal and subtidal habitats / A.J. Underwood and M.H. Atkinson - Mangroves and salt marshes / P.J. Clarke, P.A. Hutchings and P. Adam - Seagrasses / H. Kirkham, J. Fitzpatrick and P.A. Hutchings - Marine benthic algae / A.J.K. Miller - Eastern bristlebirds amd ground parrots: threatened species / J. Baker - Shallow water fishes and mobile macroinvertebrate assemblages / C.A. Jacoby ... [et al.] - Jervis Bay's dolphins: conservation and management / F.G. Mandelc and P.G. Fairweather - Deepwater fauna and flora / C.A. Jacoby ... [et al.] - Water quality / T. Ward - The little penguin on Bowen Island / M. Fortescue - Jervis Bay Botanic Gardens / F.W. Howe - Jervis Bay: a world of experience / J. Harris - Conservation management and the future / George Cho ... [et al.].- 5
Summary Includes a section called 'Aboriginal landscapes and seascapes' which documents sites and stories in the Jervis Bay area
Analysis Environmental assessment
Federal issue
Historic sites
Jervis Bay
Key item
Natural resource management
Natural resources
Soil resources
State issue
Notes At bottom of title page : University of Canberra, ACT Parks and Conservation Service
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Copy 3 donated by ATSIC
Kowari no:5 1036-8949
Subject Conservation of natural resources -- Australia -- Jervis Bay (Bay)
Conservation of natural resources -- Australia -- Jervis Bay Territory.
Conservation of natural resources -- Australia -- Australian Capital Territory.
Conservation of natural resources -- Australia -- Jervis Bay (Bay)
Conservation of natural resources -- Jervis Bay Region (N.S.W. and A.C.T.)
Historic sites -- Australia -- Jervis Bay (Bay)
Historic sites -- Australia -- Australian Capital Territory -- Jervis Bay Territory.
Historic sites -- Australia -- Jervis Bay (Bay)
Jervis Bay (Australia : Bay)
Jervis Bay (N.S.W. and A.C.T. : Bay)
Jervis Bay National Park (A.C.T.)
Jervis Bay Region (N.S.W. and A.C.T.)
Author Cho, George, 1946-
University of Canberra.
ACT Parks and Conservation Service (Australia)
Australian Nature Conservation Agency.
ISBN 064216830X