TRaCK: Tropical Rivers and Coastal Knowledge

Science and knowledge that governments, communities, industries for sustainable use of Australia's tropical rivers and estuaries

Research Themes

Towards understanding the impacts of land management on productivity in the Daly and Flinders rivers

Towards understanding the impacts of land management on productivity in the Daly and Flinders rivers

A common result of human activity in catchments is an increase in the amount of sediment and nutrients (phosphorus and nitrogen) found in rivers.  This project answered questions about how changes to the sediments and nutrients found in rivers affect the processes and plant growth in rivers. 

 

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