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Environmental management

AMSA Kids

Find out the effects of garbage and oil pollution on marine environments. Kids page also includes links to games and puzzles.

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency

Provides information on asbestos in the home and workplace. The Agency provides a national focus on asbestos issues which go beyond workplace safety to encompass environmental and public health issues.

Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency

Australia's water

Australia's water home page: Water for the Future priorities - taking action on climate change, securing water supplies, using water wisely, supporting healthy rivers. Includes irrigation, Murray-Darling Basin, water quality and wetlands.

Department of the Environment

Caring for our Country

Caring for our Country is the Government's new natural resource management initiative. It commenced on 1 July 2008 and aims to integrate delivery of the Commonwealth's previous natural resource management programs, the Natural Heritage Trust, the National Action Plan for Salinity and Water Quality, the National Landcare Program, the Environmental Stewardship Program and the Working on Country Indigenous land and environmental program.

Department of the Environment

Chemicals management

Provides information on the involvement in chemicals risk assessment and policy to ensure that chemicals are managed safely to protect human health and the environment.

Department of the Environment

Environmental management

Although one of the harshest environments on the planet, Antarctica is also one of the most vulnerable, one which Australia and other parties to the Antarctic Treaty are committed to protecting.

Australian Antarctic Division

National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme

Protects the Australian people and the environment by assessing the risks of industrial chemicals and providing information to promote their safe use. Assessments of more than 1,000 chemicals are available free on this site.

National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme

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