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Thursday, 12 July 2012

Commonwealth marine reserves network 60-day consultation period has commenced

Attention!   Attention!   Attention!

The Director of National Parks has published in the Commonwealth of Australia Government Gazette an invitation to comment on the proposal to declare the Commonwealth marine reserves network covering the South-west, North-west, North, Coral Sea and Temperate East Marine Regions as released by the Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, the Hon. Tony Burke MP on 14 June 2012. 

The statutory 60-day consultation period has commenced and closes on 

Monday 10 September 2012.

Further information on each of the proposed marine reserves and how members of the public can provide comment, is available from the department’s website:
Enquiries about the final Commonwealth marine reserves network should be directed by email to

1 comment:


    THE move to establish the world's largest network of marine parks is the most popular decision the federal government has made since Julia Gillard became prime minister, new polling by Essential Research suggests.

    But, Essential research proudly proclaims they will design research to meet your aims. What out - they are doing a Climate Change on us.