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The modern outback. "The Outback is of special value and significance, nationally and internationally. Fundamental to protecting its wildlife and human societies is establishing a modern Outback that values and respects its nature and sustains its people". Like Australia's RFA forests, the future of the Outback, covering three-quarters of the continent, is at a crossroads. Pew Charitable Trusts report, 2014.