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Code of Practice released

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Code of Practice released

The Code of Practice, has been released after extensive consultation, further strengthening protections for the environment and delivering an accountable and transparent onshore gas industry.

Help stop the drop!

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Help stop the drop!

After a poor wet season across the Territory, water resources have not been refilled. Groundwater levels in some groundwater systems in the Darwin rural area are at critical levels.

Karama restricted area declared

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Karama restricted area declared

A restricted area (RA) has been declared in Karama after citrus canker was found on a lime plant in the northern suburb.

Date forum hits Alice

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Date forum hits Alice

The NT Government has hosted a Central Australian Date Network Forum at the Arid Zone Research Institute (AZRI), with major industry stakeholders to discuss challenges the industry is facing and identify areas of research required to improve commercial opportunities for the Australian date industry.

Have your say on reserved blocks

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Have your say on reserved blocks

The Northern Territory Government has opened up the conversation for declaring reserved blocks (no-go zones) for petroleum activities in the Northern Territory.

Exploration Grants Awarded

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Exploration Grants Awarded

The Geophysics and Drilling Collaborations grants have been awarded as part of the $26 million Resourcing the Territory initiative.

First milestone for Artificial Reefs

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First milestone for Artificial Reefs

Territorians and visiting fishos are set for a boost of recreational fishing opportunities with work beginning on constructing four new engineered, artificial reefs to be placed in the Beagle Gulf off Darwin.

Northern Territory’s kaffir lime leaves return to interstate markets and restaurants

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Northern Territory’s kaffir lime leaves return to interstate markets and restaurants

Commercial kaffir lime leaf growers in the Northern Territory (NT) can sell their leaves interstate again, after procedures for the monitoring, treatment and packing of kaffir lime leaves were agreed by the Australian, state and territory governments.

Hemp Bill introduced into Parliament

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Hemp Bill introduced into Parliament

On 16 May 2019 the Hemp Industry Bill was introduced into Parliament.

Last chance to apply for animal welfare grants

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Last chance to apply for animal welfare grants

Animal welfare organisations are encouraged to jump online to submit their applications for the 2019-2020 Animal Welfare Fund grant program, with submissions closing this Friday 17 May.