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Although the watering program is in an early stage, monitoring of environmental responses to date has detected encouraging changes. Commonwealth environmental water has provided a range of ecological benefits, such as better health in river red gums and better habitat for birds, fish and frogs.

Details on the benefits of Commonwealth environmental watering can be found in our Outcomes Reports:

Results from Monitoring and Evaluation

Commonwealth Environmental Water will publish results from all monitoring and evaluation work that we commission, as it becomes available. The following reports and fact sheets have been completed for environmental watering in 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13 and 2013-14: