Dr William Jackson (Chief author)

Dr William Jackson is an independent environmental consultant with extensive experience in forest conservation, protected area management and community development. He runs his own company, Intellagama Pty Ltd, and is an Adjunct Professor with the University of the Sunshine Coast, a Director of Healthy Parks Healthy People Global and the Chair of the Thin Green Line Foundation. He held the positions of Chief Executive of Parks Victoria and Director of National Parks for the Australian State of Victoria from late 2010 until June 2015. Prior to his appointment to Parks Victoria, Dr Jackson worked for the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) for 13 years, including as Deputy Director General.

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Jackson WJ, Argent RM, Bax NJ, Bui E, Clark GF, Coleman S, Cresswell ID, Emmerson KM, Evans K, Hibberd MF, Johnston EL, Keywood MD, Klekociuk A, Mackay R, Metcalfe D, Murphy H, Rankin A, Smith DC, Wienecke B (2016). Overview: Dr William Jackson (Chief author). In: Australia state of the environment 2016, Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy, Canberra, https://soe.environment.gov.au/authors/dr-william-jackson, DOI 10.4226/94/58b65510c633b