The Ord: A river in transition

The Ord: A river in transition

The Ord River Irrigation Scheme, now in its 38th year of operation, changed the lower Ord from a seasonally dry river that carried huge floods in wet years to one with fairly constant water levels and a continuous flow. While negative impacts have occurred above the...
Swan River – Western Australia

Swan River – Western Australia

Swan-Canning River System he Swan and Canning rivers are the main waterways through Perth, the capital of Western Australia. At Walyunga National Park, 67 kilometres from the river mouth, the Avon River changes its name to the Swan River. Together, the Swan-Avon River...