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Water in the Kimberley region report

Report on water in the Kimberley region of the Timor Sea Drainage Division from the Northern Australia Sustainable Yields Report (66 pages)

Report: Lessons from the Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project

A report which examines the lessons learnt from the largest, and arguably the most significant, water resource assessment undertaken in Australian history. (30 pages)

Wet season spelling

Strategies to improve grazing land in the Burdekin catchment by spelling it during the wet season. (2 pages)

The SHARC consortium: a proposal

Industry participation is being sought in a joint industry project aimed at improving the understanding of shale behaviour. (20 pages)

Water in the Northern North-East Coast Drainage Division summary report

A summary report on water in the Northern North-East Coast Drainage Division from the Northern Australia Sustainable Yields Project. (12 pages)

Soil Carbon Sequestration Potential: A review for Australian agriculture

This report clarifies some of the uncertainties around soil carbon and the role of soil carbon sequestration in reducing greenhouse gas emissions (89 pages).

Loddon-Avoca region fact sheet: Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project

A brief guide to the key findings from the CSIRO Murray-Darling Sustainable Yields Project report on the Loddon-Avoca region. (2 pages)

Valuing recreation in the Murray: report summary

A summary of the full technical report of the assessment of the non-market recreational values at Barmah Forest and the Coorong. (12 pages)

MDBSYCHannel_WFHC_Teaser

The CSIRO Water for a Healthy Country Flagship has been contracted by the National Water Commission to report on current and future water availability in the Murray-Darling Basin. View the project methods and research reports.

Namoi region fact sheet: Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project

A brief guide to the key findings from the report on the Namoi region as part of the CSIRO Murray-Darling Sustainable Yields Project. (2 pages)

17TropicalRivers CLW MedRelTsr

As Australia celebrates World Wetlands Day on 2 February, tropical rivers and their sustainability will be scrutinised at a scientific forum in Darwin.

Role for drains in controlling salt

This article from Farming Ahead describes how scientists in a collaborative project have evaluated the effectiveness of deep open drains as a solution to dryland salinity at the farm and catchment scale, in Western Australia. (4 pages)

Pesticide impact rating index (PIRI) fact sheet

Details about PIRI, a free software package that which helps pesticide users and regulators select the best product for their circumstances by rating pesticides in terms of their relative risk to the environment are provided in this fact sheet. (2 pages)

Stubble change leads to turnaround

This one-page article from Farming Ahead looks at stubble retention and incorporation on one of the farms in CSIRO’s six-year maize trial.

Reduce costs and gas output

This one-page article details savings, reduced greenhouse gas emissions and improved water use and plant growth for a New South Wales farmer who reduced fertiliser use and incorporated his stubble.

Namoi region summary of regional report: Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project

A summary of a report to the Australian Government from the CSIRO Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project. (12 pages)

Mapping the water availability of the Murray-Darling Basin

This factsheet provides an overview of the CSIRO Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields project, which is the most comprehensive Basin-wide assessment of water availability undertaken to date. (2 pages)

Water in the Northern Coral region fact sheet

A fact sheet on water in the Northern Coral region from the Northern Australia Sustainable Yields Project. (4 pages)

Water in the Western Cape region fact sheet

A fact sheet on water in the Western Cape region from the Northern Australia Sustainable Yields Project. (4 pages)

CLLAMMecology newsletter 1

This issue details research activites undertaken in the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth region of South Australia by the CLLAMMecology research cluster. (8 pages)

Water in the Northern Coral region report

Report on water in the Northern Coral region of the Northern North-East Coast Drainage Division from the Northern Australia Sustainable Yields Report. (76 pages)

Ovens region: summary of regional report

A summary of a report to the Australian Government from the CSIRO Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Yields Project. (12 pages)

Future scenarios for the Great Barrier Reef Catchment: helping to plan for an uncertain future

An overview of scenario-planning in the Great Barrier Reef region and the storylines of the four future scenarios which have developed. (4 pages)

Socio-economic profile of the Great Barrier Reef region

The current socio-economic climate of Queensland's Great Barrier Reef (GBR) region is detailed in this report as part of the Water for a Healthy Country Flagship's Alternative GBR Futures Project. (42 pages)

The patchy path to recovery

Information for graziers on improving land condition through sustainable grazing. (4 pages)

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