Pelicans under threat from Menindee Lakes water releases – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Dying pelicans on the Menindee Lakes shores are a new worry for locals amid large releases of water downstream.The Murray Darling Basin Authority has stepped up its water releases from the Menindee Lakes system over summer, to meet demands of river users downstream.

via Pelicans under threat from Menindee Lakes water releases – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

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One comment on “Pelicans under threat from Menindee Lakes water releases – ABC News Australian Broadcasting Corporation

  1. We have pelicans and swans on the lakes next to this resort. I love my morning walks there and would be very distressed to see any of those noble creatures die.

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