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Joint Media Release: Satellites monitor ecological benefits of northern Basin river flows

The Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) has started a new satellite monitoring trial to help measure ecological benefits of releasing water in the northern Basin, after a similar project...

MDBA says Basin Plan is more important than ever during drought

The Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) has told a gathering of global river experts how the Murray–Darling Basin Plan is one of Australia's most important natural resource plans that is more...

Basin Plan science strengthened through independent review

An expert independent review has found that the effectiveness of environmental water recovery is not being undermined by changes to the volume of water returning to the rivers after it has been used...

The 36th annual waterbird survey of Eastern Australia is currently in progress. It's one of the largest wildlife surveys in Australia, covering over 2000 wetlands through 100 hours of flight time. If you'd like to see what the aerial survey team are finding, check out their blog for regular updates:

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