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Australian Alps : Kosciuszko, Alpine and Namadgi National Parks - Deirdre Slattery

Australian Alps

Kosciuszko, Alpine and Namadgi National Parks

Paperback Published: 1st December 2015
ISBN: 9781486301713
Number Of Pages: 320

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This fascinating guide to Kosciuszko, Alpine and Namadgi National Parks introduces the reader to Australia's highest mountains, their climate, geology and soils, plants and animals and their human history. It traces the long-running conflicts between successive users of the mountains and explores the difficulties in managing the land for nature conservation.

Written by a specialist with over 25 years' experience in community education in and about the Australian Alps National Parks, this new edition features many excellent natural history and historical photographs. Ideal as support information for field trips, it will make a wonderful memento of an alpine visit.

About the Author

Deirdre Slattery has 25 years' experience in community education in and about the Australian Alps National Parks, having worked with tour operators, agency staff, university students, teachers, recreation user groups and general community members on many field trips and bushwalks and through ariticles and talks.

In Victoria, Deirdre has worked in the National Parks Service and has served on the National Parks Advisory Council and Alpine Advisory Committee and represented the state on an Australian Alps Liaison Committee Working Group. She is an Adjunct Staff member in Outdoor and Environmental Education at La Trobe University.

ISBN: 9781486301713
ISBN-10: 1486301711
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 320
Published: 1st December 2015
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 24.5 x 17.0  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.79
Edition Number: 2

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