Responding to Challenges
Natural Resource Management interventions do not happen if there is no shared vision for what we need to do and why. We need to be technically confident that a management intervention will have the outcome we intended. We need the financial capacity to afford it and most management interventions require human capacity to make it happen on-the-ground. On top of this we need to ensure that enforcing changes to increase resilience in one part of the system does not reduce its resilience in another. The following are important contextual, cultural and capacity related challenges that Natural Resource Management (NRM) will need to embrace within the Avon River Basin.