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Land and water resources

Learn about policies and programmes for the management of land and water resources in Australia.

Australia's water

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Information about the government's water leadership, the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, rural water, water in cities and towns, water in our environment, water quality and wetlands.

Department of the Environment

Australian Collaborative Land Evaluation Program

The Australian Collaborative Land Evaluation Program (ACLEP) is a proven model for national cooperation and collaboration. It provides a focus for the collection, collation, management, dissemination and analysis of nationally consistent, integrated data and information on soil and land resources.

CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Australian Soil Resource Information System

Provides online access to soil and land resource information.

CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Land and Water Flagship

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Delivers innovative solutions to the complex challenges that arise from the demands and impacts of human activities on the environment.

CSIRO, the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Murray-Darling Basin Authority

Manages the water resources of the Murray-Darling Basin in a way that best meets the social, economic and environmental needs of the Basin and its communities.

Murray-Darling Basin Authority

Run the River

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Run the river to deliver water from the river to the wetlands, farms and communities, whilst keeping the river mouth connected to the ocean. An interactive game that combines elements of the natural water cycle with the challenges of balancing water use.

Murray-Darling Basin Authority

Water Storage

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Find how much water is available in Australia, your state, capital city and for individual storages.

Bureau of Meteorology