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Queensland Murray-Darling Committee Community Monitoring Program


The map below highlights the areas where sampling has occurred for this program.

Click on the map to view information about the drainage basins in this area.

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Program start date


Program end date

Objectives of the program

Indicative measure of water quality and river health condition and trend

Drivers for monitoring program

Community capacity for monitoring and understanding of waterway condition and available condition and trend data at smaller spatial scale than agency data

Who is involved?

Lead organisation

Queensland Murray Darling Committee

Contact details of lead organisation: paulw♲

Partner organisations

Border Rivers Catchment Management Association, Maranoa-Balonne Catchment Management Association, Landcare, Queensland and Australian Governments

List of indicators monitored

Quarterly EC, Turbitey and pH plus annual macroinvertebrate average signal grade score

Scale of program


Brief description of sampling locations

Trunk streams and major tributaries in the Maranoa-Balonne (and lower Condamine), the Moonie and the Queensland Border Rivers catchments

Frequency of monitoring

Quarterly EC, Turbity and pH plus annual macroinvertebrate average signal grade score

Where is the program reported?

Internally only pending Healthy Waters Management Plan and Water Quality Objective development 

Frequency of Reporting

As needed

Last updated: 22 March 2013

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Queensland Murray-Darling Committee Community Monitoring Program, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 April 2023. Available at:

Queensland Government
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