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Reef Trust Tender – Burdekin offers funding to sugar cane farmers in the Burdekin NRM region to improve nitrogen and irrigation management practices on their farms. Expression of interest stage open until 7 December 2015.
18
Nov
2015
The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder has sold 22.864 gigalitres of Commonwealth environmental water allocations for a return of $6.458 million that will be used to improve the environment of the Murray Darling Basin.
18
Nov
2015
A competitive tender for groundwater purchasing will be conducted in Queensland’s Upper Condamine Alluvium, with a budget of up to $10 million. The tender will open at 9am AEDT on 30 November 2015 and will close at 5pm AEDT on 10 February 2016.
11
Nov
2015
The Minister has agreed that Turnix melanogaster (black-breasted button-quail), Erythrotriorchis radiatus (red goshawk), Geophaps scripta scripta (squatter pigeon (southern)) that these species should retain their current listing status effective 27 October 2015.
06
Nov
2015
The Minister has approved the transfer of Malurus coronatus coronatus (purple-crowned fairy-wren (western)) from the Vulnerable category to the Endangered category effective 31 October 2015.
06
Nov
2015

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