Basin Plan

How to be the worst dinner party guest – respond to the Murray Darling

13 March 2018

Mike Logan via LinkedIn

I have been to several small dinner parties since the ABC Four Corners report. I have been challenged with the same statements at each of them.

‘Cotton farming should be banned?’

‘Shouldn’t we be growing food or something?’

‘That water would have kept the Murray mouth open’

It is a difficult to explain the complexity of the Murray Darling Basin in one headline, or even in one Four Corners show. It also hard to explain the complexity at a dinner party when passions are high. It isn’t a recipe for a successful dinner party. So I will try here.

Read his full article here.