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  • Hydraulic Fracturing Inquiry

    Hydraulic Fracturing Inquiry

    26 February 2015  | News Story

    The Northern Territory Government today released Dr Allan Hawke's report into hydraulic fracturing in the Northern Territory. View the media release here.

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  • Notice of Intention to Make Water Extraction Licence Decision

    Notice of Intention to Make Water Extraction Licence Decision

    25 February 2015  | News Story

    The Controller of Water Resources hereby gives notice that a decision is to be made regarding two applications: 

    • Black Kite Pty Ltd,
    • Tovehead Pty Ltd and Branir Pty Ltd
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  • Pastoralists given a helping hand

    Pastoralists given a helping hand

    25 February 2015  | Ministerial Release

    The Country Liberals Government is making life easier for Territorians, announcing pastoral lease rent waivers for 22 lessees affected by seasonal hardship across central NT.

    Land Resource Management Minister Willem Westra van Holthe said while pastoralists aren't interested in handouts this is a small way the NT Government can help.

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  • NR Maps Making Life Easier for Territorians

    NR Maps Making Life Easier for Territorians

    19 February 2015  | Ministerial Release

    The Country Liberals Government is making life easier for Territorians, with the announcement the Natural Resource Maps have been improved and almost doubled in size.

    Land Resource Management Minister Willem Westra van Holthe said the maps are an important tool to anyone looking to purchase or develop land in the Northern Territory. - Read More

  • NT officers deploy to help with Western Australia bushfires

    NT officers deploy to help with Western Australia bushfires

    6 February 2015  | Ministerial Release

    A team of four officers from the NT will travel to West Australia to assist with the bushfires currently threatening homes in the state's south.

    The West Australian Department of Fire and Emergency Services has requested assistance for firefighting personnel from the NT for a period of five days.

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  • Notice of Intention to make Water Extraction Licence Decision

    Notice of Intention to make Water Extraction Licence Decision

    23 January 2015  | News Story

    The Controller of Water Resources hereby gives notice that a decision is to be made regarding an application for the amendment of a water extraction licence for Mereenie and Ooraminna sandstone aquifers.

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