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The impacts of farming and river regulation on billsbongs of the Southeast Murray Basin, Australia

Ogden, Ralph Winston


This thesis is an investigation into the effects of farming and river regulation on billabong (floodplain lake) ecology. The study region is in the southeast comer of the Murray-Darling Basin. Billabongs comprise a significant natural freshwater lake system in the one million km2 drainage basin dominated by semi-arid conditions. The region was settled by Europeans in the middle 1800's, and early farming, activities, mainly the running of cattle and sheep, were particularly intense....[Show more]

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Date published: 1996
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d7783e8691ac


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