Iscuss, considering the extent to which the story of environmental law in Australia is one of a?progressa.

Essay Topic for Fundamental of Environmental Law

a?I wrote in the sixth edition of this work, published in 2006, that environmental law had, in a sense, been a?marking timea. In the past four years, that period of consolidation appears to have ended and significant new initiatives have been progresseda¦ Older legislation is being reconsidered and replaced and existing legislation continues to receive increasing scrutiny from the courtsa¦a?

(Gerry Bates, Environmental Law in Australia, LexisNexis Butterworths, Sydney, 2010, 7th ed, p vii)

Discuss, considering the extent to which the story of environmental law in Australia is one of a?progressa.

Australian legislation must be discussed in the essay.The essay is to be up to 3000 words. And the number of words includes all headings, text, and footnotes and should be calculated using Microsoft Wordas word count function. Thanks!