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Message from the Minister Senator Penny Wong and Dr Mike Kelly at Hattah Lakes on the recent Southern Basin tour Photo: H Conkey This past year we have made real progress in laying the foundations for Australia's water future. ...
Irrigation in Australia – Investing for a drier future Gross value of irrigated agriculture in 2006-07 equalled more than $12.3 billion On average the Murray-Darling Basin receives 6 per cent of Australia’s annual rainfall December...
South-West Western Australia Sustainable Yields report released The report will inform key water planning and management decisions for Perth and the south-west of the state Sustainable Yields Project Director Cr Tom Hatton from...
About the report A six-week survey of the physico-chemical limnology of eight billabongs in the Magela Creek catchment of the Northern Territory was conducted between December 1977 and January 1978. This covered the important period...
About the report The implementation of the new Commonwealth Environmental Requirements (ERs) for Ranger Uranium Mine in January 2000 provided for a change in the ‘philosophy of compliance’ by which the mining company meets environmental...
About the report In June 2001, the Ranger Minesite Technical Committee approved the interpretative provisions and compliance framework for water quality triggers in Magela Creek downstream of Ranger Uranium Mine as they relate to section 3.3 of...
About the report A report on the progress of reviewing the trigger values in Magela Creek, Gulungul Creek and Ngarradj (Iles 2003) was circulated to stakeholders for comment in late 2003. Written and verbal feedback from stakeholders on that...
Version 1.0 Environment Australia, 2002ISBN 0 642 54843 9 PDF file Water quality targets: a handbook (PDF - 622 KB) About the handbook This handbook aims to assist regional groups to set environmental values and water quality targets for their...
The Water Recovery and Environmental Use Stakeholder Reference Panel was announced on 16 June 2009 by the Minister for Climate Change and Water. The panel comprises stakeholders from a diversity of backgrounds covering a wide range of...
About this document The Australian Government has released the Water Recovery Strategy for the Murray-Darling Basin. The Strategy outlines the Government's approach to recovering water for the environment in the Murray-Darling Basin, whilst...

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