Murray-Darling Basin Commission of Inquiry Bill 2019
Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Commission of Inquiry Bill 2019. by the Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists. "This Bill seeks to establish a Commission of Inquiry with the powers of a Royal Commission to investigate the management of the Basin water resources and the implementation and enforcement of the Basin Plan." (Submission (326 pages PDF) downloadable from this page.) >>
Roadmap for a resilient and sustainable Melbourne foodbowl
As Australia’s cities grow the issue of maintaining their foodbowls is under threat as housing and other developments encroaches on farmland. Article & Report: 'Foodprint Melbourne research project' (University of Melbourne) >>
The Future of Australian Farming in Volitile and Challenging Times
Landline (ABC TV): Episode for Sunday 8 September 2019 (primarily the first half of the episode, about 25 minutes duration) ... comprising the first 2 stories in this special episode: Climate Chaos and Regenerative Agriculture. >>
Climate Change likely to ruin the viability of farms in dryer localities of Australia.
The 2019 annual Risk Management Report of the Commonwealth Bank outlines their approach to this issue from page 50 of that report 'Our approach to addressing climate change'. Download >>