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Northern Daily Leader
Landslide mend startsRegional Council project engineer Claire Turnor said work was able to start on
Landslide mend starts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 hours ago
Regional Council project engineer Claire Turnor said work was able to start on the new crossings on Monday after the Department of Primary Industries and NSW Fisheries issued a permit allowing the work to go ahead. “The permit allows the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Fishers charged with 12 offencesfishing across eight communities including Dubbo has resulted in the detection
Fishers charged with 12 offences
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
fishing across eight communities including Dubbo has resulted in the detection of 12 offences. ILLEGAL FISHING: The NSW Department of Primary Industries has conducted a "compliance operation" that detected 12 offences across eight communities... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Officers net fishy gear in region’s riversanglers were found in breach of fishing regulations along the Namoi, Castlereag
Officers net fishy gear in region’s rivers
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
anglers were found in breach of fishing regulations along the Namoi, Castlereagh and Barwon rivers in the North West. NSW Department of Primary Industries Fisheries Compliance acting director Tony Andrews said the operation had taken place after... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dingoes will feast on the dead bodies of their own kindthe carcasses of other dingoes, challenging our understanding of animal canniba
Dingoes will feast on the dead bodies of their own kind
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the carcasses of other dingoes, challenging our understanding of animal cannibalism Paul Meek from the New South Wales Department of Primary Industries came across dingo cannibalism last year. He was working in the Strzelecki desert in South... Read more
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The Young Witness
Wet June has soil primedon record. The state’s seasonal conditions have noticeably improved with some
Wet June has soil primed
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
on record. The state’s seasonal conditions have noticeably improved with some areas receiving the wettest June on record. Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Seasonal Conditions Coordinator Ian McGowen said during June, 88 per cent of the state... Read more
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Western Advocate
Bring the weed along to solve the mysterymanager Peter Sparkes at the launch of a $1.7 million grants assistance scheme.
Bring the weed along to solve the mystery
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
manager Peter Sparkes at the launch of a $1.7 million grants assistance scheme. Next generation LOCAL Land Services, the Department of Primary Industries, NSW Farmers and the Bathurst Merino Association are openly discussing strategies to attract... Read more
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Western Advocate
seaman part 2the launch at last week’s Mudgee Field Days. Details available on 6333 2300.
seaman part 2
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
the launch at last week’s Mudgee Field Days. Details available on 6333 2300. Next generation LOCAL Land Services, the Department of Primary Industries, NSW Farmers and the Bathurst Merino Association are openly discussing strategies to attract... Read more
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Western Advocate
Bring the weed along to solve the mysterymanager Peter Sparkes at the launch of a $1.7 million grants assistance scheme.
Bring the weed along to solve the mystery
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
manager Peter Sparkes at the launch of a $1.7 million grants assistance scheme. Next generation LOCAL Land Services, the Department of Primary Industries, NSW Farmers and the Bathurst Merino Association are openly discussing strategies to attract... Read more
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Weekly Times
Diversify and conquerhome, Col stocked the farm’s dams for recreational purposes with silver perch a
Diversify and conquer
Weekly Times / Posted 4 days ago
home, Col stocked the farm’s dams for recreational purposes with silver perch and soon after began working with the Department of Primary Industries on a trial of different species, including Atlantic salmon, brown trout, rainbow trout and... Read more
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Northern Star
Eco barrier will create shark-free ‘swimming haven’by local surfers because they were seen as invasive and a potential hazard. Su
Eco barrier will create shark-free ‘swimming haven’
Northern Star / Posted 4 days ago
by local surfers because they were seen as invasive and a potential hazard. Surfers claimed they were ‘stonewalled’ by the Department of Primary Industries at a community meeting in Lennox Head where 200 people attended, while 150 people turned out... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Senate inquiry backs Tasmania's salmon industryproposed this inquiry up in order to try to demonise the industry. The inquiry
Senate inquiry backs Tasmania's salmon industry
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
proposed this inquiry up in order to try to demonise the industry. The inquiry recommended the State Government ensure the Department of Primary Industries was provided with enough resources to do planning, monitoring and compliance of the primary... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglemen
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglement, been hit by a boat or died of old age. A Department of Primary Industries spokesman also said it appeared to be a mature specimen. “Judging by the size it is... Read more
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The Young Witness
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglemen
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea
The Young Witness / Posted 10 days ago
“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglement, been hit by a boat or died of old age. A Department of Primary Industries spokesman also said it appeared to be a mature specimen. “Judging by the size it is... Read more
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Western Advocate
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglemen
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglement, been hit by a boat or died of old age. A Department of Primary Industries spokesman also said it appeared to be a mature specimen. “Judging by the size it is... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglemen
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea
Daily Liberal / Posted 10 days ago
“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglement, been hit by a boat or died of old age. A Department of Primary Industries spokesman also said it appeared to be a mature specimen. “Judging by the size it is... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglemen
Camera angle behind mystery eel of Swansea
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 10 days ago
“relatively old”, Dr Pepperell said, and could have died from a net entanglement, been hit by a boat or died of old age. A Department of Primary Industries spokesman also said it appeared to be a mature specimen. “Judging by the size it is... Read more
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Western Advocate
Webb steps down after three yearstrip. Attracting young people into agriculture. Several agriculture teachers s
Webb steps down after three years
Western Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
trip. Attracting young people into agriculture. Several agriculture teachers spoke on the subject. Local Land Services and Department of Primary Industries are looking for collaboration with industry stakeholders at present. The doors are open for... Read more
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Northern Star
The 'final straw' of the shark barrier issueshark barrier at North Wall, Lighthouse Beach, and rightly so. A risk assessme
The 'final straw' of the shark barrier issue
Northern Star / Posted 11 days ago
shark barrier at North Wall, Lighthouse Beach, and rightly so. A risk assessment of the barrier carried out by The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has identified a "moderate risk" being posed to surfers by the barrier. This could... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yetby the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in rel
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yet
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
by the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in relation to his making and publishing to the Department of Primary Industries false and misleading statements" in relation to a coal exploration licence at Doyles... Read more
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WA Today
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yetby the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in rel
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yet
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
by the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in relation to his making and publishing to the Department of Primary Industries false and misleading statements" in relation to a coal exploration licence at Doyles... Read more
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The Age
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yetby the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in rel
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yet
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
by the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in relation to his making and publishing to the Department of Primary Industries false and misleading statements" in relation to a coal exploration licence at Doyles... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yetby the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in rel
Kogan hasn't killed the dinosaur... yet
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
by the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in relation to his making and publishing to the Department of Primary Industries false and misleading statements" in relation to a coal exploration licence at Doyles... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Illegal abalone haul at Merimbula lands Melbourne man in hot waterA man found in possession of hundreds of abalone and whelks during a NSW Depart
Illegal abalone haul at Merimbula lands Melbourne man in hot water
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
A man found in possession of hundreds of abalone and whelks during a NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) fisheries compliance operation, has been fined $8000 in court. A man found in possession of hundreds of abalone and whelks during a NSW... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ruslan Kogan has not killed Gerry Harvey's retail dinosaur just yetby the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in rel
Ruslan Kogan has not killed Gerry Harvey's retail dinosaur just yet
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
by the Independent Commission Against Corruption. For Mr Ransley it was "in relation to his making and publishing to the Department of Primary Industries false and misleading statements" in relation to a coal exploration licence at Doyles... Read more
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Canberra Times
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusationsinside a Tinder Creek shed taken in late 2015. Photo: Animal Liberation "We al
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusations
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
inside a Tinder Creek shed taken in late 2015. Photo: Animal Liberation "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusationsinside a Tinder Creek shed taken in late 2015. Photo: Animal Liberation "We al
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusations
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
inside a Tinder Creek shed taken in late 2015. Photo: Animal Liberation "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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The Age
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusations
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusations
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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The Border Mail
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusations
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusations
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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The Young Witness
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusations
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusations
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
11 related stories
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The Border Mail
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusations
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
11 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusations
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
11 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusationsor drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations.
Icebergs and Vic's Meat sever ties with Tinder Creek Ducks amid cruelty accusations
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
or drink, dead bodies litter the floor inside the sheds and bug infestations. "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
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WA Today
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusationsinside a Tinder Creek shed taken in late 2015. Photo: Animal Liberation "We al
Icebergs among big names severing ties with a duck meat farm amid cruelty accusations
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
inside a Tinder Creek shed taken in late 2015. Photo: Animal Liberation "We alerted animal welfare authorities, the Department of Primary Industries and the Food Authority on many occasions about the cruelty, but it appears the disease and... Read more
11 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSWin south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishi
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSW
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
in south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishing regulations for Murray Crayfish. NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSWDPI) Fisheries Compliance Director, Patrick Tully, said Operation Victor was executed... Read more
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The Young Witness
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSWin south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishi
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSW
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
in south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishing regulations for Murray Crayfish. NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSWDPI) Fisheries Compliance Director, Patrick Tully, said Operation Victor was executed... Read more
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Western Advocate
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSWin south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishi
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSW
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
in south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishing regulations for Murray Crayfish. NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSWDPI) Fisheries Compliance Director, Patrick Tully, said Operation Victor was executed... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSWin south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishi
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSW
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
in south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishing regulations for Murray Crayfish. NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSWDPI) Fisheries Compliance Director, Patrick Tully, said Operation Victor was executed... Read more
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Western Advocate
Interesting reading in the footrot statslook at the Bathurst and district rural scene by respected columnist John Seama
Interesting reading in the footrot stats
Western Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
look at the Bathurst and district rural scene by respected columnist John Seaman THE 2015 virulent footrot report from the Department of Primary Industries lists a summary: “Our district vets and biosecurity staff continue to support landholders... Read more
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WA Today
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rulesmillion litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rules
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
million litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin.Extraction limit A spokeswoman for the NSW department of primary industries confirmed that it was the first time an extraction limit had been imposed on the area. "The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction ruleslitres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin. Extra
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rules
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin. Extraction limit A spokeswoman for the NSW department of primary industries confirmed that it was the first time an extraction limit had been imposed on the area. "The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rulesmillion litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rules
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
million litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin.Extraction limit A spokeswoman for the NSW department of primary industries confirmed that it was the first time an extraction limit had been imposed on the area. "The... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rulesmillion litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rules
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
million litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin.Extraction limit A spokeswoman for the NSW department of primary industries confirmed that it was the first time an extraction limit had been imposed on the area. "The... Read more
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The Age
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction ruleslitres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin. Extra
Coal miners in the Hunter Valley are facing tougher groundwater extraction rules
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
litres of porous rock groundwater has been set for the Gloucester Basin. Extraction limit A spokeswoman for the NSW department of primary industries confirmed that it was the first time an extraction limit had been imposed on the area. "The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Drought-tolerant legumes tested for dry Riverina grazingin white PVC piping filled with sand. Providing the care is Dr Mark Norton, a
Drought-tolerant legumes tested for dry Riverina grazing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
in white PVC piping filled with sand. Providing the care is Dr Mark Norton, a senior researcher with the New South Wales Department of Primary Industries. The project is being driven by farmers from the targeted regions that have come out of... Read more
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Northern Star
Evans Head ‘sick bay’ upgradethere was a medium to high risk associated with the use of the medical access p
Evans Head ‘sick bay’ upgrade
Northern Star / Posted 17 days ago
there was a medium to high risk associated with the use of the medical access pontoon in its current state of repair. The Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has arranged for removal of the existing dilapidated pontoon and will replace it with... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSWin south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishi
Operation nets illegal crayfishers in NSW
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 days ago
in south western NSW has found 61 recreational fishers not complying with fishing regulations for Murray Crayfish. NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSWDPI) Fisheries Compliance Director, Patrick Tully, said Operation Victor was executed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dry Darling River to have first releases from Menindee Lakes in monthsof no flows and a dry river bed, water will be released from the Menindee Lakes
Dry Darling River to have first releases from Menindee Lakes in months
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 18 days ago
of no flows and a dry river bed, water will be released from the Menindee Lakes in to the Darling River. New South Wales Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Water has announced the move after reporting "the best inflows into the Menindee lakes... Read more
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