Technical report

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Gordon I and Dunstan P (2022). Scoping study: Protected Place Management Initiative. Report to the Reef and Rainforest Research Centre. Cairns, Queensland.



To develop the Protected Places Management Initiative, its activities and outcomes, the initiative co-leads engaged in a scoping project. During the scoping project they engaged with relevant stakeholders, researchers, and research providers, including relevant Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water sections, to co-design a strategy for the initiative. The engagement process included over 40 conversations with over 70 individuals and developed the initiative’s focus areas, vision, activities, indicators, and outcomes, and identified initiative’s specific research needs for the near term.