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2021 Report Card: Fish Monitoring Scaled Up

Fish populations have been graded “good to very good” in most freshwater systems across the Far North, a new report into waterway health has revealed. Released today, the annual Wet Tropics Waterway Health Report Card includes comprehensive data for the first time on fish populations and diversity. Wet Tropics Waterways Chair Professor Steve Turton said…
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Reef Water Quality Report Card 2019 Shows Progress

Farmers are making encouraging progress towards Australia’s Reef 2050 water quality targets according to the recently released Reef Water Quality Report Card 2019, with some stand-out highlights from the Wet Tropics. The Report Card helps track progress towards the Reef 2050 Water Quality Improvement Plan and includes information on the uptake of agricultural best management…
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Wet Tropics Sugar Industry Partnership: Working Together for the Reef

When the sugar industry in the Wet Tropics decided to form a partnership in 2016 to oversee the delivery of a water quality project, it was the first of its kind in Australia. The idea behind the Wet Tropics Sugar Industry Partnership (WTSIP) was to bring the whole industry together to maximise reef investment coming…
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P2R Forums Presentations

Presentations from the Paddock to Reef Forum in Tully on Friday 7 may 2021: Jane Waterhouse Presentation Brendan Power's Presentation Carl Mitchell 's Presentation Dave Waters' Presentation Nyssa Henry - https://reportcard.reefplan.qld.gov.au Richard Hunt's Presentation Ryan Turner's Presentation Laboratory pesticides results, https://arcg.is/19rnf8 Near real time nitrate, https://wq.1622.farm/ GBRCLMP annual report via StoryMaps, https://arcg.is/1TG9e1 Adam Northey's Presentation…
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