TRaCK: Tropical Rivers and Coastal Knowledge

Science and knowledge that governments, communities, industries for sustainable use of Australia's tropical rivers and estuaries

Research Themes

Nyikina Mangala Mardoowarra (Fitzroy River): Sustainable livelihoods on country case study

Indigenous Water Use

Nyikina Mangala Mardoowarra (Fitzroy River): Sustainable livelihoods on country case study

This participatory, action-based research project documened the factors that have contributed to the Nyikina Mangala Traditional Owners' sustainable livelihoods agenda to date. The project also worked to build local leadership and governance capacity, developed and implemented a number of strategic management plans, and documented barriers, strategies and actions to achieve Indigenous sustainable livelihoods on country.

 

Project Leadership