Monday, 10 September 2012
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Independent Expert Scientific Committee on Coal Seam Gas and Large Coal Mining Development) Bill 2012; In Committee
I think we have already had some debate about that. We are seeking some more information. I will just see if any more has arrived, Senator Joyce. I am advised that most of the funding is for bioregional plans and research and development. There are some staffing resources in the Office of Water Science. Those staff actually do a whole of range of other things but they will be advising the committee.