Our Big Rivers' springs and waterways are the lifeblood of the Roper region. They support livelihoods, the land and the lifestylewe love. Locals know our rivers and aquifers are already under pressure. We need to protect what we have.Right now our water is under threat from over-extraction and thirsty industries. But Big Business is lining up to take more water,and the Government is rolling out the red carpet for them. The Government is about to make two huge water policy changesthat will mean Big Business can take MORE WATER from our already stretched systems for industries like fracking and cotton.
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