Special Collections at Murdoch University

Special Collections at Murdoch University

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Salty death stalks our prime farmland

Pennells, S. (1997) Salty death stalks our prime farmland. The West Australian, 24 November 1997. p. 15 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Newspaper article by Steve Pennells.

Outlines the salinity crisis in Western Australia, including the causes and the irreversible damage without massive intervention.

This article contains a photograph by Mogens Johansen of Esperance Landcare support officers, John Bourke and Carina Calzoni, taking samples from a salt-affected lake.

PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to provide a public view of this newspaper article as the copyright is held by the publisher of The West Australian.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1997 The West Australian
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55411
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