Experts say they are keen to start using newly-announced Federal Government money for research projects across northern Australia.

A $1 million funding injection announced this week is aimed at improving the health of the River Torrens.

Queensland is looking at options to boost flood defences for Ipswich and Brisbane. 

A major research breakthrough featuring Australian scientists could be the key to fighting dengue fever.

The Australian Government is signing New South Wales up to its 'One-Stop Shop' scheme for environmental assessment and approvals.

The CSIRO’s new high-tech research ship Investigator has tested its equipment on the sea floor around Tasmania, producing detailed 3-dimensional maps of areas never plotted before.

The Australian Government has provided $1.1 million for a Southern Ocean whale research voyage this summer (not the Japanese kind).

ANZ says it will stop kicking embattled farmers off their land for the next twelve months.

Floods and fires will leave Australia with a mind-boggling damage bill in coming years, the CSIRO says.

The Conservation Council of South Australia has backed a $4 million dredging program to keep the mouth of the Murray River open.

Traces of everyday soaps, shampoos and fragrances have been detected in Antarctica, and their source could be sloppy scientists.

The Murray-Darling Basin Authority says it may not have enough funds for important improvements in the future.

The Federal Government has provided a $31 million dollar funding package for more studies into water quality in the Great Barrier Reef.

The managing director Goulburn-Murray Water has resigned and will move over to the NSW DPI.

Traditional owners in Queensland's Channel Country have asked the United Nations to intervene in a battle over oil and gas development.

A team of university experts has warned that the risks of coal seam gas mining could play out before governments get around to responding.

The heads of the Commonwealth Bioregional Advisory Panels want as people as possible to get involved in the conversation about Commonwealth Marine Reserves.

Murrumbidgee Irrigation (MI) has finished one of its biggest water infrastructure projects yet.

The Australian Government is looking to buy some Murray-Darling water.

The South Australian Government has again pledged not to sell SA Water.

Pauline Hanson has re-launched her political party One Nation, and it appears that her number one priority this time is water.

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