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Your say: The real obstruction to success of water buybacks

By Letters
December 7 2023 - 4:30am
The Darling River approaches the Murray River at Wentworth, on the NSW-Victorian border. Picture by John Hanscombe
The Darling River approaches the Murray River at Wentworth, on the NSW-Victorian border. Picture by John Hanscombe

The current move by the Labor and Green parties, neither of which have any member representing electorates in the main catchment area, to amend the Murray Darling Plan and buy up water for the environment will not fix problems in the system because it will not fix the main problem, which is the separation of land and water titles by the federal government earlier in this century.

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