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River Murray operations 18-25 January 2017

Posted on 27 January 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 25 January 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

During the week, a surface trough extended from Western Australia, through central South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria, with a deepening low pressure centre over central South Australia. Moderate to heavy falls were recorded across the...

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River Murray operations 11-18 January 2017

Posted on 20 January 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 18 January 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

Rainfall over the last week was heaviest over the far northern and north-eastern Murray-Darling Basin and in the south-east over the NSW Snowy Mountains and the Victorian Alps. Weekly totals in these regions ranged mostly between 25 and 50 mm with rain...

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River Murray operations 4-11 January 2017

Posted on 13 January 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 11 January 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

A strong high pressure system in the Tasman Sea maintained hot and mostly dry conditions across most of the Murray-Darling Basin, before an extensive cloud band stretching from Western Australia brought rain to South Australia, areas of southern New...

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Future leaders whet their curiosity in water management

Posted on 12 January 2017

Salinity, groundwater and sharing finite water resources were just some of the topics science students covered during a visit to the Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) yesterday.

 

The MDBA takes part in the National Youth Science Forum each year to build awareness of sustainable water resource management and to show where a career in science can lead.

 

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River Murray operations 28 December 2016 and 4 January 2017

Posted on 06 January 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the weeks ending 28 December 2016 and 4 January 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

The south-west and north-east parts of the Basin received the most rainfall in the week ending 28 December. The highest totals were recorded in Queensland, north east NSW and South Australia while western NSW remained dry. In the...

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