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Callide Valley salting problem

(1981) Callide Valley salting problem. The Queensland Graingrower, 25 November 1981. p. 52 [Publication] [Special Collections]

Summary

Keith Hughes of the Department of Primary Industry Development, Planning Branch, Brisbane made an evaluation of the Callide Valley catchment potential following a recent survey of salinity problems in the Dawson-Callide area. Mr Hughes said that although a salinity problem existed in the Dawson-Callide, the Callide catchment was more affected, salting had followed clearing of areas which had shallow, poor quality groundwater and poor drainage.

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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: ©1981 The Queensland Graingrower
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/56991
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