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Researcher: Meyers, GD (Professor Gary Meyers)

Fields of Research

Environmental law
Public law
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and the law
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander environmental knowledges

Research Objectives

Justice and the law
Coastal and estuarine systems and management
Other environmental management
Assessment and management of benthic marine ecosystems

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Comparison of Regulatory Frameworks of wastewater reuse feasibility assessment across two jurisdictions; ANZSEE Australia New Zealand Society of Ecological Economics 2012 Conference
An international waste convention: measures for achieving sustainable development; Waste Management & Research
Biodiversity Protection in Australia in the 21st Century: Where to from here?; Biodiversity Summit 2006
Indigenous joint management of national parks in Western Australia; eLaw Journal
Indigenous protection and management of biodiversity; Biodiversity Summit 2006
Intellectual property law and the protection of indigenous Australian knowledge in natural resources; Journal of Law and Information Science
Systemic barriers to wastewater reuse in Australia: some jurisdictional examples; Australasian Journal of Environmental Management
Team teaching, real world experts, and student reflection: teaching and learning pedagogy in the UTAS Introduction to Law course; Teaching Matters 2009
The myth of the teaching-research nexus; Legal Education Review
Two Examples of Incorporating Indigenous Issues in Law School Curricula: Foundation Year Courses and Electives in Environmental/Natural Resources Law; Indigenous Law Bulletin
Wastewater reuse in the absence of water scarcity and a market: A case study from Beaconsfield Tasmania (Australia); Asia Pacific Water Recycling Conference & Membranes andd Desalination Conference
What Good Condition? Reflections on an Australian Aboriginal Treaty 1886-2006; ANU E Press

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

An Uncertain State- The Legality and Consequence of Kosovo's Declaration of Independence under International Law
Child Trafficking- An International Problem
Compliance Enforcement in Regional Fisheries Management Organisations to which Australia is a Party
Oyster Mariculture in Tasmania- the Legal Framework Regulating the Oyster Industry in Tasmania and the Implications for Small Scale Procedures
Role of International Environmental Non-Governmental Organisations (IENGOs) in International and Transnational Ocean Conservation and Fisheries Management- Three case studies
The Future of Regional Fisheries Bodies
The Human Right to Water and Freshwater Pollution
The legal regime for the preservation of marine biodiversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction
The Transformations Occurring in and the Interaction Between Access to Information Regimes and Technological Changes
What are the Cross Jurisdictional Barriers to the Effective Recycling and Reuse of Wastewater, Currently not Being Considered in Australian Law Reform?