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Environmental watering in the Border Rivers catchment 2012-13


30 June 2013: This action has been completed.

About the watering

Border Rivers catchment. Photo: Clare d'Arcy © CEWO

The environmental objectives of this watering action included contributing to:

  • stimulating production through all levels of the aquatic food chain including aquatic insects, fish, platypus and bird life
  • providing migration and dispersal cues to native fish
  • wetting and interconnecting riparian areas.

This watering action was made possible by the collaboration of a wide range of stakeholders including the NSW Office of Water, NSW DPI Fisheries, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage, Qld Department of Natural Resource and Mines, State Water Corporation, Queensland Murray-Darling Committee and local water users and landholders.