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Concern over MDBA strategy - Weekly Times Now

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Concern over MDBA strategy
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"This is both disappointing and frustrating because it suggests the MDBA has learnt nothing from the Basin Plan process," Mr Walsh said.
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Unknown wonders: Barmah-Millewa forest

Australia is famous for its natural beauty: the Great Barrier Reef, Uluru, Kakadu, the Kimberley. But what about the places almost no one goes?

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What is special about wetlands along the Murray? Read it here. Great source of information. Accurate, easy to read, and with lots of extra hyperlinks to more information - all from credible sources.

Peter Phillips's curator insight, May 14, 2013 8:27 AM

What is special about wetlands along the Murray? Read it here. Great source of information. Accurate, easy to read, and with lots of extra hyperlinks to more information - all from credible sources.

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Micro-managing the Murray-Darling Basin: what's in it for fish?

Micro-managing the Murray-Darling Basin: what's in it for fish? | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
Mac learns that the Murray River has four major dams, 14 weirs and locks and five barrages to regulate river flows. He's not surprised; but he's staggered to learn there are over 4,000 weirs and dams across the Murray-Darling ...
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Finally: Murray-Darling Basin Plan signed into law

Finally: Murray-Darling Basin Plan signed into law | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
Yesterday, Minister for the Environment Tony Burke signed the Murray-Darling Basin Plan into law, after the Murray-Darling Basin Authority had made the final changes he requested.One hurdle remains… ...
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Conservationists claim Basin plan breaches Australia's obligations to protect wetlands

Conservationists claim Basin plan breaches Australia's obligations to protect wetlands | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
The Australian Conservation Foundation says the current Murray-Darling Basin plan will breach Australia's international legal obligations to the RAMSAR convention on wetlands.
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Management of the Murray-Darling Basin - second interim report ...

Management of the Murray-Darling Basin - second interim report ... | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
The committee's concerns arise because the Murray-Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) has repeatedly ignored the major flaws in the Basin Plan, identified by virtually all relevant stakeholders including farmers, rural communities, scientists,...
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River Murray's lower reaches to benefit from 1000 billion litres of water this coming year

River Murray's lower reaches to benefit from 1000 billion litres of water this coming year | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
THE lower reaches of the River Murray will benefit from more than 1000 billion litres of environmental water over the next year.
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Murray-Darling rescue not out of the water yet, says frustrated minister

Murray-Darling rescue not out of the water yet, says frustrated minister | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
Murray-Darling rescue not out of the water yet, says frustrated minister...
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Plan will leave us high and dry - Adelaide Now

Plan will leave us high and dry - Adelaide Now | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
Plan will leave us high and dryAdelaide NowA scientist says the Federal Government's plan to save the River Murray needs serious revision.

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Drought in the Murray Darling Basin | Water for Good

Drought in the Murray Darling Basin | Water for Good | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
The Murray-Darling Basin is a massive water catchment area that includes the River Murray.

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PM - Scientists call for a vote against Murray-Darling plan 20/08/2012

PM - Scientists call for a vote against Murray-Darling plan 20/08/2012 | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists says Federal Parliament shouldnt approve the Murray-Darling Basin Plan in its current form but the Federal Water Minister Tony Burke says that would send t...
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NECMA Keith Ward

Keith Ward is a wetland ecologist, who works at the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority. This presentation focuses on his 23 years working in the ...

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Peter Phillips's curator insight, April 25, 2013 7:36 PM

The best presentation on the Barmah-Millewa Forest that I have seen online.

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A century in the making but finally, we have a Murray-Darling Basin Plan - NEWS.com.au

A century in the making but finally, we have a Murray-Darling Basin Plan - NEWS.com.au | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
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A century in the making but finally, we have a Murray-Darling Basin Plan
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Today the Murray Darling Basin Plan will be law.
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A River Runs Through It - ABC Online

A River Runs Through It - ABC Online | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
A River Runs Through ItABC OnlinePIP COURTNEY, PRESENTER: Its journey has been as long and winding as the river system it will aim to restore. But within a few weeks, the Murray-Darling Basin Plan may well be finalised.
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Native fish plan necessary for Murray-Darling | Australian Fishing ...

Native fish plan necessary for Murray-Darling | Australian Fishing ... | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
The Australian Conservation Foundation and the Murray-Darling Basin Recreational Fishing Council call on the Federal Government to establish a 10-year native fish action plan following the successful partnership model of the Native Fish ...
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AM - Murray Darling communities brace for new Basin Plan 08/10/2012

AM - Murray Darling communities brace for new Basin Plan 08/10/2012 | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
Throughout the Murray Darling river system fears are growing as the Federal Government prepares to release its latest Basin Plan Some locals say the plan has created uncertainty and theres increasin...
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Fight For The Murray

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Fight For The Murray! We need a better plan to save our river and now is the time to act. Show your support today. (Fight for the Murray!
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Murray River plan has major flaws, including not enough water for river health, report says

Murray River plan has major flaws, including not enough water for river health, report says | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
A PARLIAMENTARY committee has released a scathing report of the Murray-Darling Basin Authority's controversial plan to save the river, just weeks before the Federal Government intends to table its version in Canberra.
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Plans to invest more money into the river - leads to controversy.

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The Murray: A River Worth Saving: The Murray Darling Basin

The Murray: A River Worth Saving: The Murray Darling Basin | Murray Darling Basin Plan | Scoop.it
The River Murray affects the livelihood and well-being of millions of Australians, both urban and rural dwellers.

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