Collaborative water planning

This project sought to improve the certainty, legitimacy and efficiency of water planning processes across northern Australia.  To do this, the team developed a tool-kit of good practices to engage industry, Indigenous and rural communities in water planning.  They also worked with water agencies to improve water planning approaches.

Transparency and trade-offs in water planning

Mooney C, Baldwin C, Tan P, & Mackenzie J. 2012. Transparency and trade-offs in water planning. Journal of Hydrology. 474:66-73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.06.040

How scientific knowledge informs community understanding of groundwater

Baldwin C, Tan P, White I, Hoverman S & Burry K. 2012. How scientific knowledge informs community understanding of groundwater. Journal of Hydrology. 474:74-83. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.06.006

Tools to enhance public participation and confidence in the development of the Howard East aquifer water plan

Jackson S, Tan P, & Nolan S. 2012. Tools to enhance public participation and confidence in the development of the Howard East aquifer water plan, Northern Territory. Journal of Hydrology 474:22-28.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.02.007

Continued challenges in the policy and legal framework for collaborative water planning

Tan P, Bowmer KH & Baldwin C. 2012. Continued challenges in the policy and legal framework for collaborative water planning. Journal of Hydrology. 474: 84-91. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.02.021.

The value and limitations of Participatory Action Research methodology

Mackenzie J, Tan P, Hoverman S & Baldwin C. 2012. The value and limitations of Participatory Action Research methodology. Journal of Hydrology 474:11-21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.09.008.

Methods and approaches to support Indigenous water planning: An example from the Tiwi Islands

Hoverman S & Ayre M. 2012. Methods and approaches to support Indigenous water planning: An example from the Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia. Journal of Hydrology 474:47-56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.03.005.

Principles and guidelines for good practice in Indigenous engagement in water planning

Jackson S, Tan P, Mooney C, Hoverman S & White I. 2012. Principles and guidelines for good practice in Indigenous engagement in water planning. Journal of Hydrology 474:57-65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.12.015.

The project was led by Poh-Ling Tan from Griffith University.