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LCC Alpine Area Special Investigation (1983)

This report contains the full text of the Land Conservation Council's final recommendations for the Alpine Area Special Investigation. These provide an ongoing framework for use of public land in the LCC’s Alpine Study Area, subject to subsequent Government decisions. The recommendations in the text incorporate those of the LCC's original Alpine Area investigation in 1979 where relevant. The text has been edited to reflect government variations and amendments at the time of approval, and subsequent changes.


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The report text has been edited to incorporate government decisions on the recommendations made by Order in Council dated 8 January 1985 or earlier, and subsequent formal amendments. Where this Special Investigation report refers to the June 1979 Alpine Area Final Recommendations, for completeness recommendation wording and Crown descriptions have been reproduced.

The recommendations are grouped under major headings, such as the Alpine Park System, Wilderness, Reference Areas, Flora and Fauna Reserves, State Forest and so on. Key recommendations are for substantial additions to the Alpine Park system.

Go to the digital archive on this website for all LCC published reports and maps for both the original Alpine Area study and this special investigation. The digital archive is a comprehensive resource containing all reports and maps as published, without amendment or annotation.

Reports and resources

Title Date Type Filesize
Order in Council0000-00-00Other629.47 KB
Alpine Area Special Investigation—Final Recommendations (annotated)0000-00-001.58 MB

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