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ROBUST SCIENCE, THE PRECAUTIONARY PRINCIPLE, AND WESTERN AUSTRALIAN PETROGLYPHS

by Carley Fuller, 20th December 2017 at 10:05 AM

Increasingly at odds with this concept of Aboriginal stewardship, industrial development on the peninsula has intensified over the past decades. CSIRO monitored petroglyphs at seven sites between 2004 to 2014 using colour and reflectance spectroscopy, choosing five southern sites close to industrial production and two northern sites, further from industry. This year the overall ambiguous results seemed to have given a green light to further industrial development.