Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Water and the Murray-Darling Basin

Just over half of Australia's water use in 2004-05 was from the Murray-Darling Basin, according to Water and the Murray-Darling Basin - A Statistical Profile, 2000-01 to 2005-06 (cat. no. 4610.0.55.007).

This publication presents a range of water, social, environmental and economic statistics relating to the Murray-Darling Basin, including:
  • climate
  • water availability
  • water consumption
  • agricultural production
  • population
  • employment
  • social characteristics
  • natural resource management

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