Indigenous Rangers from across the Northern Territory are this week undertaking training to boost their skills and knowledge in fisheries compliance.
The Department of Primary Industry and Resources wishes you a safe and happy festive season. Most areas of the department will be operating as normal throughout the Christmas period. There are some closures to be aware of.
Registrations are now open for AGES 2017, the Territory’s premier exploration event.
New mango varieties from the National Mango Breeding Program will be trialled in the Ali Curung area for the first time.
The Independent Monitor’s report on the McArthur River Mine (MRM) site has been released.
A new mapping project will produce detailed maps to inform decisions about regional development, investment and sustainable and efficient use of soil and water.
European foulbrood has been detected in a small number of hives in the Katherine area.The disease is in Australia but is not usually found in the Northern Territory. It is notifiable under the NT Livestock Act.
The Department of Mines and Energy each year offers a three-year scholarship for a young Territorian to undertake university study in earth science, mining, petroleum engineering or metallurgy.
Two CSIRO post-doctoral researchers will be based in Darwin for up to three years embedded within the Department of Mines and Energy under a new collaborative research agreement.
On 14 September the NT Government announced a moratorium and independent scientific inquiry into fracking in the Northern Territory.