Fitzroy Basin coal mine water releases—2020–21

Data supplied below for all coal mine water releases in the Fitzroy Basin in the 2020–21 wet season. Please note no data is provided on days where no coal mine water releases occurred.

March 2021

2 releases this month.

Date Mine Release point Receiving waters Environmental Authority Compliant
18–21 Mar Ensham Bligh Coal Limited RP1 Nogoa River EPML00732813 Yes
15–17 Mar Cook Colliery Bounty Cook Pty Limited RP 2 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes

February 2021

2 releases this month.

Date Mine Release point Receiving waters Environmental Authority Compliant
9 Feb Goonyella Riverside BHP Coal Discharge Point 1 Isaac River EPML00853413 Yes
3–4 Feb Goonyella Riverside BHP Coal Discharge Point 1 Isaac River EPML00853413 Yes

January 2021

6 releases this month.

Date Mine Release point Receiving waters Environmental Authority Compliant
11–12 Jan North Goonyella Peabody (Bowen) Pty Ltd RP1 Goonyella Creek EPML00815613 Yes
9–11 Jan Peak Downs BHP Coal RP5 Ripstone Creek EPML00318213 Yes
8–9 Jan Goonyella Riverside BHP Coal Discharge Point 1 Isaac River EPML00853413 Yes
8–11 Jan Moranbah North Moranbah North Coal RP1 Isaac River EPML00738813 Yes
7 Jan Cook Colliery Bounty Cook Pty Limited RP 1 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes
7–11 Jan Cook Colliery Bounty Cook Pty Limited RP 2 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes

December 2020

2 releases this month.

Date Mine Release point Receiving waters Environmental Authority Compliant
30–31 Dec Goonyella Riverside BHP Coal Discharge Point 1 Isaac River EPML00853413 Yes
30–31 Dec North Goonyella Peabody (Bowen) Pty Ltd RP1 Goonyella Creek EPML00815613 Yes