Environmental watering in the Lower Balonne River 2012-13
30 June 2013: This action has been completed.
About the watering
In the Lower Balonne River (unregulated) the environmental watering objectives included contributing to:
- supporting a more naturally variable flow regime in this system
- supporting key ecosystem functions such as carbon and nutrient cycling
This watering action was made possible by the collaboration of a wide range of stakeholders including the QLD Department of Natural Resource and Mines, Queensland Murray-Darling Committee, NSW Office of Water, NSW DPI Fisheries, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage, State Water Corporation, local water users and landholders.