Welcome to the Department of Land Resource Management
17 April 2014 | News Story
Knotts Crossing Resort, Katherine, 16th May 2014
The forum is designed to bring together farmers, horticulturists, irrigators and people interested in the use and management of water across northern Australia. The forum will include up to date information on the status of water resources in the Northern Territory; current modelling and monitoring of aquifers and river systems; and the opportunity to hear the water management experiences of other jurisdictions such as Western Australia and Queensland.- Read More
3 April 2014 | News Story
The Controller of Water Resouces has granted groundwater extraction licences to seven existing licence holders in the Mataranka region (Tindall Limestone Aquifer).
Each conditional licence is for 10 years and will support public water supply, tourism and agriculture in the region.- Read More
27 March 2014 | Departmental Release
A hawksbill turtle rescued from an illegal fishing boat will be released today by Department of Land Resource Management (DLRM) scientists at the Nightcliff Jetty.
Rachel Groom, DLRM Marine Wildlife Scientist, said the turtle was found alive on-board a foreign fishing vessel apprehended by the Royal Australian Navy and Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) near Evans Shoal two weeks ago.- Read More