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McArthur River Mine additional water release amendment

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McArthur River Mine additional water release amendment

An amendment has been approved to McArthur River Mine’s (MRM) existing Mine Management Plan that will allow the operator to improve contaminated water management at the site.

PAWS and think about responsible pet ownership

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PAWS and think about responsible pet ownership

Territorians are reminded they are responsible for the safety and welfare of their pets and livestock over the Christmas and holiday period.

Quarantine fees waived for citrus fruit going interstate

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Quarantine fees waived for citrus fruit going interstate

Fees for fruit, farm and packing shed quarantine inspections will be waived for registered commercial citrus growers exporting fruit to interstate markets.

Have you seen the NT Pastoral Feed Outlook for December 2018?

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Have you seen the NT Pastoral Feed Outlook for December 2018?

The Northern Territory (NT) Pastoral Feed Outlook is a quarterly publication that summarises information relevant to the pastoral industry such as current feed supply, seasonal conditions, development of drought conditions and fire risk.

Changes to Offshore Net and Line Fishery

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Changes to Offshore Net and Line Fishery

A comprehensive new Management Framework and Associated Harvest Strategy for the Offshore Net and Line Fishery is now in effect.

Geologist rocks as STEM Superstar

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Geologist rocks as STEM Superstar

A mohawked, mustang-driving, rock music chick might not be the typical image of a scientist, however geologist Dr Verity Normington is breaking down stereotypes.

Crawford Fund develops Territory research

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Crawford Fund develops Territory research

Dr Mary Finlay-Doney, Research Entomologist, recently travelled to Malaysia on a Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) scholarship to participate in a prestigious research leadership course.

Arti-FISH-al intelligence benefits DPIR

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Arti-FISH-al intelligence benefits DPIR

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) has partnered with Microsoft in an award winning project recording, identifying and classifying fish on remote underwater videos using Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Registration open for AGES 2019

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Registration open for AGES 2019

The Territory’s premier exploration event, the Annual Geoscience Exploration Seminar (AGES), turns 20 in 2019.

2018 Christmas closures

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2018 Christmas closures

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.