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Factsheet on blackwater in a major river system during post-drought flooding in the Murray-Darling Basin

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posted on 01.03.2019, 03:25 authored by Centre for Freshwater EcosystemsCentre for Freshwater Ecosystems
Post-drought flooding in the southern Murray-Darling Basin, Australia, during spring and summer 2010–2011 caused a severe and prolonged hypoxic black-water event that affected the lowland reaches of almost all rivers in the region and led to extensive fish kills.


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