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Salinity: planning for success

Posted on 05 June 2015

These days, salinity rarely rates a mention in the headlines of the Murray–Darling Basin. Even though salt remains one of the key challenges facing water users and the environment, it’s taken a back seat thanks to successful long-term planning.

For 30 years, the Australian Government and basin states have been working together to manage salinity, and we’ve seen some great results.

Close up of salt crystals, Buronga, NSW. Photo by Arthur Mostead... Read more

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