Aquatic habitat - historical accounts

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“Talking Fish” in the Murray-Darling Basin
Historical evidence of native fish in the Murray Darling
PDF, 1.6 MB
Oral history of fish in Gwydir River
PDF, 1.3 MB
Living on the Lower Namoi

Aquatic habitat - protection

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Fish communities and threatened species distributions of NSW report
Living and working on a riverbank
Habitat protection plan 3: Hawkesbury-Nepean
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Healthy Rivers Report 2003
PDF, 205.6 KB
Habitat protection plan 2 - seagrasses
PDF, 142.9 KB
Habitat Protection Plan 1: general
PDF, 33.4 KB
Key Fish Habitat maps
Coastal saltmarsh

Aquatic habitat - rehabilitation

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Fish and Flows in the Murray River Catchment
Fish Habitat Action - making more fish...naturally
PDF, 2.7 MB
Fixing fish habitat
PDF, 392.2 KB
Floodgate Design & Modification Workshop
PDF, 1.5 MB
Bringing back the fish - Stroud weir case study
Clarence pilot
PDF, 660.9 KB
Seagrass rehabilitation using replanting - report
Bringing back the fish-Gradys Ck
PDF, 283.1 KB
Optimising Denil Fishways_report 2007
Bringing back the fish - Kungala, Grafton
PDF, 346.2 KB
Water control structure review
PDF, 2.9 MB
Instream habitat rehabilitation plan for Bannockburn Creek (Border Rivers - Gwydir)
Camden Haven School Prawn research project

Aquatic habitat - threats

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Introduction of fish to fresh waters
Anna Bay Acid Sulfate Soil Assessments
Acid Sulfate Soils Priority Investigations for the Lower Hunter River Estuary
Acid Sulfate Soils - Woodberry, Irrawang and West Hexham Swamps
Lower Murray River aquatic ecological community
Aquatic ecological community in the natural drainage system of the lowland catchment of the Lachlan River
Instream structures
Removal of large woody debris
Protecting the grey nurse shark…a guide for recreational fishers and divers
Degradation of native riparian vegetation
Lowland Darling River aquatic ecological community
Coastal Lakes Report 2002
PDF, 551.2 KB
Threat abatement plan - large woody debris
Tilligerry Creek floodgate assessment
Fish Kills in NSW - FAQs
PDF, 112.4 KB

Fish friendly programs

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7 key tips for a fish friendly farm
A guide to freshwater fish in NSW
Fish friendly councils
Fish on cotton farms

Fish passage

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Bringing Back the Fish Project reports
Fish passage in urban waterways-Sydney
PDF, 1.0 MB
Fishway options for weirs in the northern Murray-Darling Basin
Assessing the impact of road crossings on fish passage
North Coast Floodgate Project
Other assessment

Policies, guidelines and manuals

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Policy and guidelines for fish habitat conservation and management (update 2013)
NSW State Weirs Policy
PDF, 269.6 KB
Why fish cross the road
PDF, 854.9 KB
Fish friendly waterway crossings
PDF, 355.8 KB

Education resources about fish habitat

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Recreational fisher education project
Factsheets about fish species and habitat
Fish habitat in the recreational fishing media

See also