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Freshwater shrimp fish kill at Lake Inverell

DPI investigating Inverell Fish Kill

- Fishing

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has investigated reports of a fish kill at Lake Inverell, on the Macintyre River.

Kristy Saul and Chris Knight conducting a cattle tick inspection at Kempsey Saleyards

Ticking the boxes keeps cattle tick-free

- Biosecurity

NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) and North Coast Local Land Services have successfully managed a tick fever outbreak, which threatened cattle herds in the Kendall region.

Aerators on their way for Lake Burrendong [PDF]

- Fishing; Ministerial

The NSW Government will fast track the installation of up to four water aerators at Lake Burrendong, to reduce the risk of any further fish kill events caused by algae-blooms, black water and oxygen depletion.

NSW Department of Primary Industries has investigated a reported fish kill at Lake Hume this morning.

Breathing life into fish as drought worsens [PDF]

- Fishing; Ministerial

The NSW Government will support aeration work to minimise the risk of further fish kills across the state.

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