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Pretty but dangerous: 5 plants you don’t want in your yard

Premium Content Pretty but dangerous: 5 plants you don’t want in your yard

An expert listed weeds that look great but should be avoided

NEW PLAN (AGAIN): How our water strategy will be developed

Premium Content NEW PLAN (AGAIN): How our water strategy will be developed

Rous County Council has a new plan, now Dunoon Dam is scrapped

Dunoon Dam rejected again, but it’s not over yet

Premium Content Dunoon Dam rejected again, but it’s not over yet

“We know that in dry times the water stops running... there is little to no...

Don’t give up on Dunoon Dam, says Richmond Valley Council

Premium Content Don’t give up on Dunoon Dam, says Richmond Valley Council

Rous supplies water to many towns, so the dam is an important.

$600K spent trying to eradicate weeds this financial year

Premium Content $600K spent trying to eradicate weeds this financial year

Rous County Council has details its main weed eradication programs for the 2020/21...

Without a new dam, where will the water come from?

Premium Content Without a new dam, where will the water come from?

Rous already owns water licences to extract from underground aquifers, but could...

Councillor asks people to show support for Dunoon Dam

Premium Content Councillor asks people to show support for Dunoon Dam

Rous County Council will discuss a rescission motion next week

Dam or not, our water security is a flagship issue

Premium Content Dam or not, our water security is a flagship issue

"There are no easy decisions here... the clock is ticking"

Ballina votes to bring Dunoon Dam project back

Premium Content Ballina votes to bring Dunoon Dam project back

Ballina Shire Council has voted to support further investigation by Rous County...

Dam ‘could end up a Lismore vs Ballina issue’

Premium Content Dam ‘could end up a Lismore vs Ballina issue’

Two former Rous chairs think using underground water instead of building a dam will...

Traditional owners on Dunoon Dam: ‘enough is enough’

Premium Content Traditional owners on Dunoon Dam: ‘enough is enough’

The dam would inundate ancient burial sites and areas of occupation

Councillors reveal plan to revive Dunoon Dam proposal

Premium Content Councillors reveal plan to revive Dunoon Dam proposal

They have called for assurances region has enough underground water

Council looks for nature-based solutions to rivers flooding

Premium Content Council looks for nature-based solutions to rivers flooding

LANDCARE group and Rous are working on research and update materials supporting...

Shock decision on controversial Dunoon dam

Premium Content Shock decision on controversial Dunoon dam

Rous County Council has voted on the mega-dam proposal.

Water tanks won’t save you in a bushfire, but a dam will

Premium Content Water tanks won’t save you in a bushfire, but a dam will

A LONG-term resident of Tuntable Creek has weighed in on the proposed Dunoon dam...

Set to boil: ‘Water wars’ about to ramp up over Dunoon dam

Premium Content Set to boil: ‘Water wars’ about to ramp up over Dunoon dam

RESULTS of water plan’s public exhibition feedback to Rous were leaked to a group...

Take the pressure down, saga over leaky pipes continues

Premium Content Take the pressure down, saga over leaky pipes continues

ONE council agreed on a pilot plan to check on specific areas, but what are other...

WATER LOST: Millions of dollars wasted due to leaky pipes

Premium Content WATER LOST: Millions of dollars wasted due to leaky pipes

A councillor is trying to set up a plan to reduce the wastage.

Not the apple of my eye: New grant to fight stubborn weed

Premium Content Not the apple of my eye: New grant to fight stubborn weed

THE Tropical Soda Apple is not an exotic fizzy drink but a pickly weed that many in...

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