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New Fish Projects Announced

Two new projects funded by the Australian Government Fisheries Habitat Restoration Program (FHRP) will give Wet Tropics fish populations a boost – and provide the Wet Tropics Report Card with some new fish-focused indicators of waterway health. The Wet Tropics has the highest diversity of freshwater fish in Australia with over 80 species now recorded.…
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Reef Assist Projects Benefits Jobs & Environment

In September 2020 the Queensland Government announced $4M of Reef Assist funding for environmental projects in the Wet Tropics to improve waterways and boost jobs. The projects are being delivered by: [caption id="attachment_6756" align="alignleft" width="300"] Meeting some of the team working on the Johnstone Reef Assist project.[/caption] Terrain NRM Terrain is auspicing $520,000 on behalf…
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La Nina Weather Patterns

La Nina weather patterns occur every 3-7 years off the east coast of Australia and it looks like we're in for one in the 20/21 wet season. So what are the implications for our waterways in the Wet Tropics? Since we produced the first annual Wet Tropics Report Card in 2016, most years have been…
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