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Defining climate scenarios for water planning in the Murray-Darling Basin

CSIRO researchers have provided the Murray-Darling Basin Authority with a report defining climate scenarios to aid the development of the first Basin Plan.

Estimating the water yield of south-west Western Australia under a changing climate

The South-west Western Australia Sustainable Yields project is the most comprehensive assessment of water yield in 2030 in Western Australia ever undertaken. (4 pages)

CSIRO/JCU Tropical Landscapes Joint Venture Seminar Series

CSIRO free public seminars in Townsville, Queensland.

Turning the tide on reef water quality (Podcast 09 Sep 2011)

Evidence of coastal ecosystem degradation in the Great Barrier Reef has been linked with increased land-based runoff of suspended solids, nutrients and pesticides resulting from clearing and agricultural land use. (10:44)

CSIRO/JCU Tropical Landscapes Joint Venture Seminar Series

CSIRO free public seminars in Townsville, Queensland.

Mr Scott Keyworth: Manager, Research Adoption, Water for a Healthy Country Flagship

Mr Scott Keyworth is working with the Water for a Healthy Country Flagship to bring together researchers from different science disciplines and industry experience to tackle urban and rural water issues.

Water Information Research and Development Alliance

Improving the management of Australia’s water resources through the delivery of value-added water information products.

The Goyder Institute for Water Research [external link]

The Goyder Institute brings together South Australia’s leading water research capabilities, in collaboration with CSIRO, to support the security and management of South Australia’s water supply and contribute to water reform in Australia.

Gas Industry Social and Environmental Research Alliance [external link]

CSIRO and APLNG are the founding members of the Gas Industry Social and Environmental Research Alliance (GISERA). The alliance is conducting research into the socio-economic and environmental impacts of the natural gas industry.

Sustaining food webs within the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region

This project delivered information and models that can be used to investigate the effects of river flows on the production and use of organic matter at the ecosystem level in the Coorong and Murray Mouth region.

CLLAMMecology: A whole-of-system approach to plan management intervention in the Coorong

Through the National Research Flagships Collaboration Fund, the CLLAMMecology Research Cluster has developed tools for evaluating water management options to sustain the economic and environmental health of the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth (CLLAMM).

Dynamic habitat of the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth (CLLAMM)

This project delivered dynamic habitat maps and models that can be used to investigate the effects of river flows on key plant and animal species in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth (CLLAMM) region of South Australia.

Water for a Healthy Country Flagship

Consistent with Australia’s national interest, we aim to develop science and technologies that improve the social, economic and environmental outcomes from water, and deliver A$3 billion per year in net benefits for Australia by 2030.

Water Book

This publication provides the latest information on the status of Australia’s water resources and their future prospects, the many values we hold for water, and the potential for using water more effectively to meet the growing demands of cities, farmers, industries, and the environment.

International Day for Biological Diversity 2013

22 May is the International Day for Biological Diversity and the 2013 theme is Water and Biodiversity.

CSIRO/JCU Tropical Landscapes Joint Venture Seminar Series

CSIRO free public seminars in Townsville, Queensland.

New research shows phosphorus recovery from wastewater viable

A CSIRO team has developed a new technique for recovering phosphorus from wastewater.

Great Barrier Reef catchment systems: exploring land management options to protect the Reef

This Water for a Healthy project is supporting the Reef Water Quality Protection Plan by developing tools which will allow decision-makers to look at the social, economic and environmental implications of different policy and management interventions.

Flagship clusters

The National Research Flagships Program is one of the largest scientific initiatives ever mounted in Australia. Clusters, which are the main element of the Flagship Collaboration Fund offer opportunities for collaborations in areas of national importance.

CSIRO/JCU Tropical Landscapes Joint Venture Seminar Series

CSIRO free public seminars in Townsville, Queensland.

CSIRO/JCU Tropical Landscapes Joint Venture Seminar Series

CSIRO free public seminars in Townsville, Queensland.

Murray-Darling Basin Multiple Benefits Project

CSIRO was commissioned by the Murray-Darling Basin Authority to assess the environmental benefits of returning 2800 GL/year of water to the basin, and place a monetary value on those benefits where possible.

Risk management framework for water resource planning

CSIRO is contributing to the national water agenda through demonstrating how to conduct water resource planning within a risk management framework. The framework incorporates community values and economic and environmental concerns, while meeting national water reform initiatives.

Reports on Water in the Gulf of Carpentaria Drainage Division

On this page you will find all the reports from the Gulf of Carpentaria Drainage Division for the Northern Australia Sustainable Yields Project.

CSIRO/JCU Tropical Landscapes Joint Venture Seminar Series

CSIRO free public seminars in Townsville, Queensland.

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