WA pastoralists including Gina Rinehart want to expand production in the Kimberley by using a small amount of water from the Fitzroy River, which an environmental group argues should be protected to ensure the survival of rare wildlife including the ancient sawfish.

Kimberley Like Nowhere Else, an alliance of environmental groups including WWF, Environs Kimberley and Pew Charitable Trusts, has welcomed the State Government’s Fitzroy River election commitments, which included a promise the river and its tributaries would not be damned.


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