I hope you enjoy your visit to my website! The PINP Atlas is a MA research project that has the ambitious goal of being a useful resource for the various audiences that make up the management constituency of the Phillip Island Coastal Zone. This Research is a depot for traditional and digital information which can be used to inform decision-making relating to the PINP. I provide background information for different GIS systems, access to interactive mapping, online geospatial analysis tools,videos,open source GIS,Tools,Modelling,3DVisualization and direct download access to various planning and natural resource data sets relating to PINP management.
The coastal zone is one of Australia's greatest assets. The fundamental goal of Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) is to maintain, restore or improve the quality of coastal zone ecosystems and the societies they support. National cooperation is required to achieve ecologically sustainable development through ICZM.
Parks Australia works to enhance, protect and promote Australia's natural and cultural environment in harmony with the nation's social and economic goals. The Director of National Parks assists the Minister and the Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts in the conservation and appreciation of Australia's biological diversity and associated cultural heritage, through leadership and cooperation in the management of Commonwealth parks and reserves. These include areas located on Australian island territories and in Commonwealth waters.
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