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Protecting the Great Barrier Reef


Consultation now closed: RIS for enhancing reef protection regulations

Consultation on the regulatory impact statement (RIS) closed on 19 February 2018. The RIS outlines the costs and benefits for the proposed enhanced reef regulations.


Reef 2050 Update on progress

Australia has provided UNESCO’s World Heritage Centre with an update on progress with actions under the Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan to protect the Great Barrier Reef.


Want to know more about the MIPs?

Wet Tropics and the Burdekin regions are busy designing the Major Integrated Projects in their regions.


Springvale Station

The Queensland Government has purchased Springvale Station – a 56,000 hectare property in Far North Queensland – for the purposes of adding to the State’s protected area estate and reducing sediment run-off entering the Normanby River catchment which drains to the northern Great Barrier Reef.


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Last updated
12 September 2018
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