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Developers and politicians canít ignore peopleís love for a place


Kirkpatrick, JB, Developers and politicians can't ignore people's love for a place, The Mercury, Hobart, Australia, 18 June 2017 (2017) [Newspaper Article]

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People fall in love with places.

Politicians and planners who ignore these love affairs do so at their peril.

The attachments of people to Lake Pedder, Battery Point, the Franklin River, Ralphs Bay, the Tamar Valley, Freycinet National Park, kunanyi, and the forests of the Florentine and Tarkine make those in love very upset when developers want to make money by trashing their loved ones, even if environmental assessments reveal no "values" in the conventional sense.

Item Details

Item Type:Newspaper Article
Keywords:place conmservation
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Ecology
Research Field:Terrestrial ecology
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Other environmental management
Objective Field:Other environmental management not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Kirkpatrick, JB (Professor James Kirkpatrick)
ID Code:117719
Year Published:2017
Deposited By:Geography and Spatial Science
Deposited On:2017-06-26
Last Modified:2017-06-26

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