Shantala McMaster. A community-led campaign that secured legislative change.
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Monica Alba Murillo. Case Study of the Wildlife Preservation Society of Queensland
Estelle Gaillard. Led by the Australan Marine Conservation Society to protect the grey nurse shark
James Whelan & Kristen Lyons. Examines a hugely successful campaign run collaboratively by several ENGOs.
Cassie McMahon. Case study of Greenpeace campaign to stop illegal logging.
This book traces the development of the environment movement in Australia from the first visionaries who pressed for preservation of native fauna and for sanitation in cities, to a mass social movement that challenges the most powerful interests in society. The authors, as professional historians and environmental activists, have taken advantage of their unique position…
Local Heroes gives voice to activists who have struggled over the last twenty years to change agendas at local, state, national and international levels. The book looks at ten issues, including lead pollution in inner city Sydney, heavy metal contamination in Port Kembla, the Coode Island chemical storage plant in Victoria, the Smogbusters campaign in…