The EcoLogic book

Back to ‘EcoLogic’

EcoLogic: creating a sustainable future was published by Powerhouse Publishing in 2004. There have been some changes to Australian water management policies since that time but most of the book’s content remains relevant and appropriate for school students.

Download the whole book below, or browse by chapters.

Cover and introduction PDF, 49MB
Chapter 1: The natural cycles of life PDF, 89MB
Chapter 2: Industrial cycles PDF, 87MB
Chapter 3: Land management PDF, 122MB
Chapter 4: Water management PDF, 105MB
Chapter 5: The built environment PDF, 83MB
Chapter 6: Managing change PDF, 57MB
Chapter 7: Sustainability in the home PDF, 106MB
End notes PDF, 48MB
Download the EcoLogic Book PDF, 763.6MB


EcoLogic pre-visit resources

The following learning resources have been developed to support teaching and learning in relation to the EcoLogic exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum.

Water management

As the climate changes and the population grows we’ll rely more on a variety of water sources. No matter where it comes from, water is water and it’s up to us all to make the most of every drop.