Climate change and biodiversity in the Murray Basin NRM Cluster region – how will it affect your region?

This fact sheet reviews the current literature to identify potential impacts on biodiversity in the Murray Basin NRM Cluster. The fact sheet provides information about what these changes might look like on terrestrial and aquatic systems, soil communities and pests and diseases. It also discusses species movements under climate change and provides some simple adaptation options to help manage change. 



Detailed Descriptions
Fact sheet
050104 - Landscape Ecology, 050207 - Environmental Rehabilitation (excl. Bioremediation), 050205 - Environmental Management, 050202 - Conservation and Biodiversity , 050103 - Invasive Species Ecology
Geographic and Temporal Extents
South East (NSW), South Australian Murray Darling Basin, Murray, Western, Mallee, Murrumbidgee, Wimmera, Goulburn Broken, Central West, South East, Central Tablelands, North East, Riverina, Lower Murray Darling, North Central, ACT
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Attributions and Constraints
CSIRO advises that the information contained in this publication comprises general statements based on scientific research. The reader is advised and needs to be aware that such information may responsibility for any information or advice contained herein. be incomplete or unable to be used in any specific situation. No reliance or actions must therefore be made on that information without seeking prior expert professional, scientific and technical This Activity received funding from the Australian Government. The views expressed herein are not necessarily the views of the Commonwealth of Australia, and the Commonwealth does not accept advice. To the extent permitted by law, CSIRO (including its employees and consultants) excludes all liability to any person for any consequences, including but not limited to all losses, damages, costs, expenses and any other compensation, arising directly or indirectly from using this publication (in part or in whole) and any information or material contained in it.
Broadhurst L (2015) Climate change and biodiversity in the Murray Basin NRM Cluster region - how will it affect your region? CSIRO, Canberra
Linda Broadhurst CSIRO Canberra