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8.3.3 People and Economic Activity


General information Factors of economic activity
Impact of economic activity Economic activities

General information

People & Economic Activity - from NSW HSC Online
http://www.hsc.csu.edu.au/geography/#111013

Productive Activity - from Macquarie University
http://www.es.mq.edu.au/hsc/prod_act/lecoh.htm

People and Economic Activity - from Observatory Hill Environmental Education Centre
http://www.observhill-e.schools.nsw.edu.au/tourism.html


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Factors of economic activity

Carbon Credits

Carbon currency the credits and debits of carbon emissions trading - from NOVA, Australian Academy of Science
http://www.science.org.au/nova/054/054key.htm

National Carbon Accounting System - from Australian Greenhouse Office
http://www.greenhouse.gov.au/ncas/index.html

Carbon Credits and Carbon Trading - from The Australian New Crops Newsletter
http://www.newcrops.uq.edu.au/newslett/ncn11188.htm

Carbon Credits - from Hancock Watch (affiliation unknown)
http://www.hancock.forests.org.au/docs/carbon.htm

Australia's 'carbon credits' scandal - from Native Forest Network
http://nativeforest.net/cc.html


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Impact of economic activity

Pollution Alert! - from Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
http://www.oecdobserver.org/news/fullstory.php/aid/235/Pollution_alert!.html

Minnesota's recycling industries: Economic activity summary - from Minnesota Office of Environmental Assistance
http://www.moea.state.mn.us/berc/marketdevelopment.cfm

Child Labour - from UNICEF
http://www.unicef.org/protection/index_childlabour.html

Balance of Payments and International Investment Position, Australia, Concepts, Sources and Methods - from Australian Bureau of Statistics
http://www.abs.gov.au/Ausstats/abs@.nsf/66f306f503e529a5ca25697e0017661f/446c978cd54a853aca25697e0018fc62!OpenDocument

Environmental Impacts of Economic Activity - from Michigan State University
http://www.msu.edu/course/prm/255/environmental_impacts_of_economic_activity.htm

Linking Economy and Environment in British Columbia - from Ministry of Water, Land and Air Protection of British Columbia
http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/soerpt/99economy/energy.html


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Economic activities

Oceans and Agriculture - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/09oceans/9.html

NSW Agriculture - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/

Supply Chain Management Theory - from Department of Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, Australia
http://www.affa.gov.au/content/output.cfm?ObjectID=D2C48F86-BA1A-11A1-A2200060B0A01666

Risk management for stock owners in times of fire and flood - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/13869

AGSELL - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/agsell/index.htm

Natural resources and climate - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/16

Wine

Wine in Australia - from Department of Horticulture, Viticulture and Oenology at the University of Adelaide
http://www.waite.adelaide.edu.au/School/Wine/index.html

Winegrapes - Exploring the Winegrape Growing Industry - from NSW Board pf Studies
http://www.boardofstudies.nsw.edu.au/multimedia/winegrapes/winegrapesprofile.html

Wine Australia - from Wine Australia
http://www.wineaustralia.com/

Wine Grapes Marketing Board - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/4226

Murray Valley Wine Grape Industry Development Committee - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/4221

Wine-economics - Wine Economics
http://www.wine-economics.de/

The Economics of Wine Production in Virginia - from Virginia State University
http://www.ext.vt.edu/pubs/viticulture/463-008/463-008.html#L1

Tourism

An economic enterprise - Case study: Sydney Aquarium from Sydney Aquarium
http://www.sydneyaquarium.com.au/Word%20Kits/Years7_12/economicenter.pdf

Data resources - from Tourism Research Australia
http://www.tra.australia.com/

Tourism Australia - from Tourism Australia
http://www.australia.com/ProcessSplashResults.aust?C=GB&L=en

Tourism - from NSW HSC Online
http://www.hsc.csu.edu.au/geography/activity/local/tourism/index.html

Tourism - An Economic Activity from Observatory Hill Environmental Education Centre
hhttp://www.observhill-e.schools.nsw.edu.au/tourism.html

Rice

Rice - Exploring the Rice Industry in the Australian Riverina - from NSW Board of Studies
http://www.boardofstudies.nsw.edu.au/multimedia/rice/riceprofile.html

Productive activity: Rice production and banana production - from Macquarie University
http://www.es.mq.edu.au/hsc/prod_act/lecoh.htm

Rice facts - from Rice Growers' Association of Australia
http://www.rga.org.au/rice/index.asp

Rice and the environment - from Rice Growers' Association of Australia
http://www.rga.org.au/environment/index.asp

Rice and Us - from FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS, 2004 International Year of Rice
http://www.fao.org/rice2004/en/rice-us.htm

The rice industry - from the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Forestry, Australia
http://www.daff.gov.au/content/output.cfm?ObjectID=C1592C7A-7166-4489-85F9E53B07A92256&contType=outputs

SunRice - from Ricegrowers Cooperative Limited
http://www.sunrice.com.au/
in particular,
All about rice - project information on rice and rice growing

The Rice Marketing Board For The State of New South Wales
http://www.rmbnsw.org/

Bananas

Productive activity: Rice production and banana production from Macquarie University
http://www.es.mq.edu.au/hsc/prod_act/lecoh.htm

Bananas - from Macquarie University
http://www.es.mq.edu.au/humgeog/Bananas/index.htm

The Banana Chain: The macro economics of the Banana Trade - Banana Link
http://www.bananalink.org.uk/trade/bantradeint.htm

Banana Industry Committee from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/4225

Aquaculture

Aquaculture and Fisheries - from CSIRO farming and Food
http://www.csiro.au/csiro/content/standard/psm,,.html

Aquacultural Farm Environment - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/03aquafarmenv.html

Aquaculture in Australia - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/05aquainaust.html

Mapping the future of aquaculture - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/36aquamap.html

Australian Aquaculture Portal - from Australian Aquaculture Portal
http://www.australian-aquacultureportal.com/

Aquaculture/Fish farming - from Department of Agriculture
http://www.agriculture.gov.au/product3.cfm?display2=Fisheries%20and%20Aquaculture&display3=Aquaculture%2FFish%20farming

A local case study: Tasmanian salmon - from NSW HSC Online
http://www.hsc.csu.edu.au/geography/activity/local/tassal/salmon.html

Aquaculture - from Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
http://www.daff.gov.au/content/output.cfm?ObjectID=D2C48F86-BA1A-11A1-A2200060B0A01401&contType=outputs

Prawns

Environmental Effects of Prawn Trawling - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/26trawl/26.html

Inside Prawn Ponds - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/prawnponds/index.html

Farming Brown Tiger Prawns - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/30tgrprawns.html

Bigger kuruma prawns bound for Japan - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/55kuruma/index.html

Sustaining prawns in the padi - from CSIRO Marine Research
http://www.marine.csiro.au/LeafletsFolder/58padiprawns/index.html

Cattle

An overview of the Australian Beef Industry - pdf file from University of Sydney, Orange
http://www.orange.usyd.edu.au/staff_members/rcox/Beef_Industry.pdf

Australian Beef Industry - from Meat & Livestock Australia
http://www.mla.com.au/NR/rdonlyres/ED5DA007-A196-4283-B731-FB9B8F4EE204/0/fastfacts_beef.pdf

Cattle Industry - from Meat & Livestock Australia
http://www.mla.com.au/TopicHierarchy/InformationCentre/IndustryOverview/Cattle+Industry.htm

Beef Cattle - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/285

Dairy Cattle - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/1816

Cattle Transport Tips - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/6978#Cattle

Transported Stock Statement (TSS) - Questions and Answers from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/1747

Sheep

Australian Sheepmeat Industry - from Meat & Livestock Australia
http://www.mla.com.au/NR/rdonlyres/67389AC5-6548-46EA-B18B-8B3049C72F5D/0/fastfacts_sheep.pdf

Sheep/Lamb Industry - from Meat & Livestock Australia
http://www.mla.com.au/TopicHierarchy/InformationCentre/IndustryOverview/Sheep-Lamb+Industry.htm

Flood - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/5357

Sheep - from NSW Agriculture
http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/258

Cotton

Cotton - Exploring the irrigated Cotton Industry in the Namoi Valley - from NSW Board of Studies
http://www.boardofstudies.nsw.edu.au/multimedia/cotton/cottonprofile.html

The Cotton Industry - from Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
http://www.daff.gov.au/content/output.cfm?ObjectID=D85091E2-CF38-43B0-B46B2EF27E4C06F3

Improving Australia's cotton industry - from CSIRO Food and Farming
http://www.csiro.au/csiro/content/standard/ps6h,,.html

Steel

The Global Steel Industry - from HSC Online
http://hsc.csu.edu.au/geography/activity/global/global_steel/global_BHP.html

The Port Kembla Steelworks - from HSC Online
http://hsc.csu.edu.au/geography/activity/local/port_kembla/local_BHP2.html


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