Don’t count your fish before they hatch: experts react to plans to release 2 million fish into the Murray Darling

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    The New South Wales government plans to release two million native fish into rivers of the Murray-Darling Basin, in the largest breeding program of its kind in the state. But as the river system recovers from a string of mass fish deaths, caution is needed.

    Period14 Jun 2020

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    • Stocking
    • Recreational fisheries
    • Drought
    • Fish kills
    • Fish rescue
    • Murray-Darling Basin