Low water not so bad
About 200 carp have died in Richardson’s Lagoon near Echuca as a result of expected low water levels.
A number of efficiency measures are at a ‘high risk’ of missing their June 2019 targets, with the Murray-Darling Basin Authority revealing less than 2Gl of the 62Gl target had been contracted for delivery.
An environmental group claims a river in far western NSW, where up to a million fish have died, was in trouble before the drought because of water mismanagement.
A new report has uncovered evidence of South Australia manipulating environmental flows to get more Murray River water than it would have otherwise been entitled to.
Environmental flows down the Murray-Darling system were at risk of being manipulated by governments and government agencies, a new report has found.
Southern NSW mayors have recognised the value of a rally which took the region’s concerns about water issues to Melbourne.
The past year was a landmark year for the Murray-Darling Basin and the basin plan.
Water mismanagement, not drought, was the main cause of more than 10000 native fish deaths prior to Christmas in the lower Darling River, the western NSW state election candidates for the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Party say.
It is with a sense of immense pride that I thank everyone who supported our recent Speak Up Campaign rally in Melbourne.
December’s Melbourne water rally raised awareness of farmers’ view of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan according to the rally organiser Speak up Campaign.
Millions of fish were grown and supplied into Victorian waterways at 200 places around Victoria in 2017-18.
Murray-Darling Basin water ministers will be consulted on proposed legislative changes to strengthen the Murray-Darling Basin Authority’s compliance and enforcement powers.
Prices for temporary water climbed above $400/Ml for most trading zones along the Murray River.
Killawarra farmer Josh Kirby has been appointed as a Goulburn Murray regional engagement officer by the Murray-Darling Basin Authority.
HOLIDAY-MAKERS in Echuca-Moama have been left with a bad taste in their mouth as gastro continues to sweep through caravan and holiday parks along the Murray River.
A search has resumed for former Shepparton mother Felicity Shadbolt, who went missing while bushwalking in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
The principal of Shepparton’s new ‘‘super school’’ has been appointed.