Fears brumbies are contributing to blue green algae in NSW Kosciuszko National park

Description

There is concern wild horses in Kosciuszko National Park are contributing to blue-green algae in dams and streams in the New South Wales Snowy Mountains.

Fishermen in the Snowy Mountains have reported visible blue-green algae in the high country waterways and have reported seeing platypus in distress.

Subject

Environmental Management; Freshwater Ecology

Period1 Apr 2019

Media coverage

2

Media coverage

  • TitleFears brumbies are contributing to blue green algae in NSW Kosciuszko National park
    Media name/outletABC Premium News (Australia)
    CountryAustralia
    Date1/04/19
    PersonsFiona Dyer
  • TitleFears brumbies are contributing to blue green algae in NSW Kosciuszko National park
    Media name/outletABC Premium News (Australia)
    CountryAustralia
    Date1/04/19
    PersonsFiona Dyer