Qld Launches Water Metering Review

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On the day that he announces his backing for an independent public inquiry to address serious allegations of water misappropriation in New South Wales, Natural Resources and Mines Minister Anthony Lynham has started a water usage investigation of a different type - An independent review into rural … [Read more...]

Greenies Gearing Up – Again

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The awarding of leases to Glencore for the $7 billion Wandoan Coal project has the greenies army polishing up the protest placards. The activists say they are gearing up for all-out resistance against the prospect of a massive coal mine in the Surat Basin. The project would spark about 1300 … [Read more...]

Basin-wide Compliance Review

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A national Murray Darling Basin-wide Compliance Review is now be held with Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Barnaby Joyce writing this week to all Basin water ministers seeking their agreement to the MDBA review.   The call for the review has come from Prime Minister Malcolm … [Read more...]

CSG Not the Likely Cause

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There’s been years of study and research and claims and counter claims but it appears the science is ion and the “Bubbling" in the Condamine River is not the result of Coal Seam Gas extraction.   The CSIRO who has conducted intricate research says the bubbling of methane from the River … [Read more...]