$35m Murray Irrigation Limited upgrade will tick basin environment goals: Water Minister

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated July 4 2022 - 1:24pm, first published March 14 2022 - 8:00pm
OUTSIDE THE BOX: Water Minister Keith Pitt said volumes of water was not the only way to hit the basin plan's environmental targets. Photo: Sitthixay Ditthavong

THE federal government will fund a $35-million infrastructure upgrade to one of the nation's largest irrigators, maintaining Murray-Darling Basin environmental outcomes can be delivered through engineering solutions, rather than just volumes of water.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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