Document Type

Conference publication

Publication details

Saenger, P 1989, 'Mangrove systems and their management', in AV Arakel (ed.), Proceedings of 1988 workshop on coastal zone management, Lismore, NSW, 1-3 September, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Qld., pp. 210-214.


Concern for Australian mangrove systems has led increasingly for calls for improved management, and in this context, two aspects of management are recognised and discussed. These include those calls for political activity and those that require technical action. Both aspects must be provided for if efficient and effective systems of management are to be developed for these important coastal resources