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Scientists offer qualified support for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan

The Guide to the Basin Plan, released by the Murray-Darling Basin Authority in October 2010, has attracted criticism, mainly


Statement on the Guide to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan – a key national initiative

This statement outlines some key points relevant to the release of the Guide to the Murray-Darling Basin plan.


Scientific Consensus Statement on upcoming Murray-Darling Basin Plan

Cautious support from scientists for the emerging Murray‐Darling Basin Plan


A freshwater solution for the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth

The Australian Wetlands and Rivers Centre's analysis of data on river flows and extraction examines the requirements to meet the proposed solution for the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray mouth.


Communique on management of environmental flows in a changing climate

Meeting of the global wetland and rivers expert group  (Skukuza 2009)


World's largest wetland study underway

The largest ever survey of the health of Australia's vital wetlands has begun


Shorebird numbers crash: survey alarm

An alarming new study has revealed that Australia's migratory and resident shorebirds have suffered a massive collapse in numbers over the past 25 years.


Floodplain development and vegetation health on the Macquarie River floodplain of the Murray-Darling Basin

The first comprehensive analysis of floodplain development of any river in the Murray-Darling Basin


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