2017

Results of fish testing at the Daly River released

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Results of fish testing at the Daly River released

The Northern Territory Government has released the results of testing of fish from the Daly River for per- and poly-fluoroalkylated substances (PFAS).

McArthur River Mine independent monitor’s environmental report now available

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McArthur River Mine independent monitor’s environmental report now available

The independent monitor’s Environmental Performance Annual Report on the McArthur River Mine (MRM) site has been released.

Proponent sought to commercialise new passionfruit varieties

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Proponent sought to commercialise new passionfruit varieties

A number of new passionfruit varieties could soon be tantalising Territory tastebuds.

Pond expansion completed at Humpty Doo Barramundi

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Pond expansion completed at Humpty Doo Barramundi

Production capacity at Australia’s largest barramundi producer, Humpty Doo Barramundi (HDB), will increase to 3500 tonnes next year.

Department operating hours over Christmas

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Department operating hours over Christmas

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources wishes you a safe and happy festive season. Some areas of the department are offering reduced services over the Christmas period.

Register now for AGES 2018

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Register now for AGES 2018

Registrations are now open for the 2018 Annual Geoscience Exploration Seminar (AGES), the Territory’s premier exploration event.

Consultation open for poultry standards

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Consultation open for poultry standards

Consultation is now open for the community to have their say on the draft Australian Animal Welfare Standards and Guidelines for Poultry and the associated Regulation Impact Statement (RIS).

Northern Australian Investment Forum 2017

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Northern Australian Investment Forum 2017

Territory major projects are being showcased to the world at the second Northern Australia Investment Forum (NAIF), which got underway in Cairns on Sunday 19 November.

Funding snapped up for research into skin lesion causing virus

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Funding snapped up for research into skin lesion causing virus

Darwin crocodile farm Porosus Pty Ltd, Northern Territory (NT) crocodile industry companies, the Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR), and several other interstate government and university collaborators have received $1.16 million to continue research into viruses which cause skin lesions in crocodiles.

New Land Use Maps for the Northern Territory

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New Land Use Maps for the Northern Territory

Newly updated land use maps covering the Northern Territory’s (NT) 1.35 million square kilometres are now available.