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Shark Attack on Cabomba Infestation

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Shark Attack on Cabomba Infestation

The first intensified application of the herbicide Shark on the aggressive and invasive aquatic weed, cabomba (Cabomba caroliniana), has been completed with promising results.

New Era in Bushfires Management

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New Era in Bushfires Management

New bushfire legislation providing greater protection and recognition of volunteer fire fighters commences tomorrow.

New WAC for the Tindall Limestone Aquifer

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New WAC for the Tindall Limestone Aquifer

Nominations are now open for members tojoin the Tindal Mataranka – Daly Waters Water Advisory Committee.

More time for new water licencing arrangements in Darwin rural area

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More time for new water licencing arrangements in Darwin rural area

The Northern Territory Government has announced a six month extension to water licence applications in the rural area for domestic residents who irrigate a garden area bigger than half a hectare (5000sqm).

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Court decision shows Commonwealth and CLP Governments have failed to protect the environment and provide economic certainty

Minister for Environment Lauren Moss has today welcomed the Federal Court decision to set aside the approval of the Port Melville marine supply base.

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Huge response to open and transparent fracking consultation

The Northern Territory Government has received 364 submissions for the Draft Terms of Reference for the inquiry into hydraulic fracturing of onshore unconventional gas reservoirs.

Gamba Action Program Launched Today

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Gamba Action Program Launched Today

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources today launched the 2016 Gamba Action Program in Darwin.

Bund wall to support noxious weed eradication

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Bund wall to support noxious weed eradication

Motorists on the Cox Peninsula Road are being asked to take extra care as they pass over the Darwin River Bridge on Cox Peninsula Road, as the construction of a bund wall on the downstream side of the river has commenced.

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Nominations Called for Katherine Water Advisory Committee

Nominations are now open to join the Katherine Water Advisory Committee (KWAC).

Urgent Plant Recall - Invasive declared weed mistakenly sold in Darwin and Palmerston

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Urgent Plant Recall - Invasive declared weed mistakenly sold in Darwin and Palmerston

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has seized and destroyed dozens of invasive weeds following their recent discovery at Darwin and Palmerston Bunnings stores.