River Health in the Mid North
Peter Goonan, Environment Protection Agency
Chris Madden, Paul McEvoy and Daria Taylor, Australian Water Quality Centre
Monitoring River Health Initiative Technical Report Number 6g
SA Environment Protection Agency and Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2003
ISBN 0 642 54982 6
About the brochure
Since 1994 scientists from the Environment Protection Authority and Australian Water Quality Centre have been assessing the ecological health of rivers and streams throughout South Australia. As part of this work, 57 sites in the Mid North have been assessed. This brochure describes the monitoring methods and the overall condition of the Broughton, Wakefi eld and Light River systems in the Mid North of the State.