Darling River


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Darling River

a river in SE Australia, rising in the Eastern Highlands and flowing southwest to the Murray River. Length: 2740 km (1702 miles)
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Conversely, the lowest points (<102m) identified through the centre and from the north-east to south-west represent parts of the playa basin, the irrigated lands and the alluvial floodplain and land adjacent to the Darling River.
An alternative scenario for the very low Darling SPM strontium isotope ratios could be erosion of clay and organic matter in the Darling River watershed that contains an early Cenozoic and Mesozoic marine signature.
Lorina's grandmother lived at Brewarrina on the Darling River where the fish traps are an important link in the great journeys of Biaime the creator:
However, the 1991 bloom on the Darling River drew worldwide attention as the most extensive in recorded history.
The Menindee lakes at the junction of the Darling River and its anabranches, dried at about 13,000 b.
These take in animal tracks, landforms and sites, weapons and tools (historic) and animal life of the Darling River area.
We can then go across the border, and use the output to drive the next catchment model, and track the impacts all the way down through the Darling River, to predict the effect on flows in the Murray and at the Murray Mouth.
Large amounts of fine dust would have been produced during the initial formation of the dune fields and sandplains, involving reworking of the fluvial sediments derived mainly from central and eastern Queensland and carried south by the Darling River system, and also from the eastern highlands via the Murry River system.
Dancers and storytellers from Traditional Nations all along the river's 3000 kilometre course gathered at the top of the Darling River.
Senator Birmingham said the 453 square kilometre Menindee Lakes storage system is strategically located to capture flows from the Darling River and is used to supply water to NSW, Victorian and South Australian users.
With a group of dancers and storytellers, he travelled to the top of the Darling River in Queensland, to the Country of the Guwamu Nation.
Contract Awarded for assistance with monitoring and evaluation of variable release hydrograph december 2013 targeting fish spawning in the lower darling river