Australia. Department of Science and the Environment.

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Australia. Dept. of Science and the Environment.
Department of Science and the Environment, Central Office. Commonwealth of Australia. (1978-1980)
Function
Advisory or Regulatory Body, Analytical Services, Conservation or Environment and Industrial or Scientific Research
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http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-471498

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The Department of Science and the Environment was created in December 1978, from the former Department of Science, as well as the environment and conservation functions of the Department of Environment, Housing and Community Development. In November 1980 the Department was renamed the Department of Science and Technology, with the environment functions going into the Department of Home Affairs and Environment.

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The Dept. of Science and the Environment was established on 5 December 1978 by amalgamating the Dept. of Science and the environmental sections of the Dept. of Environment, Housing and Community Development. Publications by these bodies are entered under the name used at the time of publication.

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  1. Science statement (Canberra, A.C.T.)
    Australia. Department of Science and the Environment
    [ Periodical : 1900-2014 ]
    At 21 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55.128)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 55.128)

  2. Annual report / Bureau of Meteorology
    Australia. Bureau of Meteorology
    [ Article : 1900-2014 ]
    Possibly online
    At 39 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44.472)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 44.472)

  3. Project SCORE : research and development in Australia 1976-77, all-sector results / Department of Science and the Environment, Australia
    Australia. Department of Science and the Environment
    [ Book : 1979-1980 ]
    At 29 libraries
    Project SCORE : research and development in Australia 1976-77, all-sector results / Department of Science and the Environment, Australia
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 36.391)

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  4. The management of packaging waste : a discussion paper / [prepared for the Australian Environment Council by the Department of Environment, Housing and Community Development, and by the Department of Science and the Environment]
    Australia. Department of Environment, Housing and Community Development
    [ Article : 1979 ]
    At 33 libraries
    The management of packaging waste : a discussion paper / [prepared for the Australian Environment Council by the Department of Environment, Housing and Community Development, and by the Department of Science and the Environment]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.081)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 34.081)

  5. Environmental economics : papers presented at the National Conference, Canberra 29-30 May, 1978
    National Conference on Environmental Economics Canberra, A.C.T.) 1978 :
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1979 ]
    At 37 libraries
    Environmental economics : papers presented at the National Conference, Canberra 29-30 May, 1978
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.347)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 32.347)

  6. The Great Barrier Reef - the Commonwealth government role
    Australia. Department of Science and the Environment
    [ Book : 1980 ]
    At 30 libraries
    The Great Barrier Reef - the Commonwealth government role
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.673)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.673)

  7. Code of practice on radiation protection in the mining and milling of radioactive ores 1980 : Environment Protection (Nuclear Codes) Act 1978
    Australia. Department of Science and the Environment
    [ Book : 1980 ]
    At 29 libraries
    Code of practice on radiation protection in the mining and milling of radioactive ores 1980 : Environment Protection (Nuclear Codes) Act 1978
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.667)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 23.667)

  8. Proceedings of the 1979 Workshop on Technology Assessment - Its Role in National and Corporate Planning, Sydney, 25-26 July, 1979
    Workshop on Technology Assessment - Its Role in National and Corporate Planning Sydney, N.S.W.) (1979 :
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1979-1980 ]
    At 26 libraries
    Proceedings of the 1979 Workshop on Technology Assessment - Its Role in National and Corporate Planning, Sydney, 25-26 July, 1979
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.606)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21.606)

  9. Submission to the Committee of Inquiry into Technological Change in Australia / by the Department of Science and the Environment
    Australia. Department of Science and the Environment
    [ Book : 1979 ]
    At 4 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.565)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 18.565)

  10. A survey of world and Australian models
    Mula, Joseph M. (Joseph Mary)
    [ Book, Article : 1979 ]
    View online
    At 11 libraries
    A survey of world and Australian models
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16.366)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16.366)

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  1. Annual report / Bureau of Meteorology
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    [ Article : 1900-2014 ]
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    At 39 libraries
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43.15)

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  1. Climatic atlas of Australia. Map set 7. Cloud / Department of Science and the Environment, Bureau of Meteorology
    Australia. Bureau of Meteorology
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    At 12 libraries
    Climatic atlas of Australia. Map set 7. Cloud / Department of Science and the Environment, Bureau of Meteorology
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  1. Catalogue of solar radiation data, Australia / Department of Science and the Environment, Bureau of Meteorology
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  2. Meteorological survey, Monarto, South Australia / Department of Science and the Environment, Bureau of Meteorology
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  3. Assessment report on proposed Redcliff petrochemical project South Australia / Department of Science and the Environment
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  4. Assessment report on proposed Worsley Bauxite/Alumina Project, Western Australia / Department of Science and the Environment
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