Livestock chill forecast could stop cattle deaths in future floods

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
April 12 2022 - 4:00am
FLOOD: Landholders experienced drastic stock losses during the February 2019 North West flood. Photo: Samantha Campbell.

New research into the catastrophic 2019 North West Queensland floods shows a need for tailored diagnostics to better represent the cold effects of summer tropical cyclones and tropical depressions on northern Australian livestock.

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Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.

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