The Basin Plan is working, but a century of damage cannot be repaired overnight

6 February 2018

5 February 2018

It is with great concern that I have seen reports of calls to halt the implementation of the Basin Plan.

This would risk returning the future of our nation’s most important water resource, and the communities and industries that rely on it, to a state of uncertainty and peril.

The Murray–Darling Basin Plan is visionary, long-term policy—and it’s working.

Claims that the Plan’s investment in more modern and efficient water infrastructure is not delivering benefits for the environment are simply not true.

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