More water to combat dry
Watering of the Murray-Darling Basin’s rivers and wetlands will continue to be a priority for the Murray-Darling Basin Authority into the next year.
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Rivers and wetlands across Victoria will benefit from the Victorian Environmental Water Holder’s statewide plan for environmental watering in 2018-19.
A new report, expected to be released soon, will show water recovered for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan has had a major impact on northern Victoria’s dairy industry.
Goulburn-Murray Water has withdrawn proposed fee increases to occupational foreshore licences for the short-term, following public and political pressure.
Victoria’s inland wetlands lock away the annual emissions of 185000 people, or roughly the population of Geelong, according to the state’s first-ever tally of these environmental resources.
THE LATEST agreement reached between the Federal Coalition Government and the ALP opposition on the Murray-Darling Basin Plan has ramped up pressure to deliver the 450 Gl of ‘up-water’. Last week the two parties headed off a Senate disallowance...
A former CSIRO research scientist has accused the Murray-Darling Basin Authority of compromising CSIRO’s scientific integrity, micromanaging its handling of an independent report and exerting influence to ‘‘rubber stamp’’ the MDBA’s own findings.
A review of delivery shares is set to get under way, more than 18 months after it was first promised.
Goulburn-Murray Water has released its 2018-19 price list as part of its annual price review.
A bid by the Federal Government to stop employees of Murray-Darling Basin Authority from giving evidence will not stop a full investigation into water use by a South Australian royal commission, the commissioner says.
Hundreds of jobs have been drained from the Goulburn-Murray Irrigation District as a result of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, with some towns losing half their agricultural workforce since 2001, new figures reveal.
Unlike the rest of the world, Australia has been slow to explore technologies that convert solid waste into valuable commodities like renewable energy or nutrients.
Attempts to compel Murray-Darling Basin Authority staff to testify at a South Australian royal commission into the Murray-Darling Basin Plan are being challenged in the High Court.
A dramatic police chase came to a screeching halt in Tallygaroopna this afternoon, leaving locals stunned and grateful no-one was injured. The hour long chase reportedly reached speeds of nearly 200 kph as seven police pursuit vehicles attempted to...
AN EIGHT-year-old boy and his grandfather suffered cuts and a family was left shocked after a flying piece of scrap metal smashed into both of their cars. A Cobram family of four was in their 4WD heading towards Moama on the Cobb Hwy near Milgate Rd...