Environmental Protection Policy (Water and Wetland Biodiversity) consultation

Draft consultation materials (environmental values, water quality objectives and aquatic ecosystem protection mapping) are available for the following regions:

Draft consultation products are provided in the tables below (listed by region).

Submission /contact details

To make a submission or request further information on the above regions, please contact the Healthy Waters Policy and Strategy Team:

  • by email to .
  • by mail to the Healthy Waters Policy and Strategy Team at GPO Box 2454, Brisbane Qld 4001.

Consultation for the following regions has closed and submissions are being considered:

Contact details

For further information please contact the Healthy Waters Policy and Strategy Team:

  • by email at
  • by mail to the Healthy Waters Policy and Strategy Team at GPO Box 2454, Brisbane Qld 4001.
Queensland Murray-Darling and Bulloo River Basin (QMDB)—final draft consultation materials
Water typeBasin No.Draft EPP Water and Wetland Biodiversity mapping (EVs and management intent)Draft water quality objectives

Surface water

Maranoa-Balonne River BasinPart of basin 422Maranoa-Balonne Rivers Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 4.9MB) Maranoa-Balonne Rivers Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 682.4KB)
Condamine River BasinPart of basin 422Condamine River Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 4.1MB) Condamine River Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 620.3KB)
Border Rivers BasinBasin 416Border Rivers Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 3.9MB) Border Rivers Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 572.6KB)
Moonie River BasinBasin 417Moonie River Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 2.3MB) Moonie River Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 481.6KB)
Bulloo River BasinPart of basin 011Bulloo River Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 5.4MB) Bulloo River Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 461.6KB)
Paroo River BasinPart of basins 011 and 424Paroo River Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 3.7MB) Paroo River Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 517.5KB)
Warrego River BasinPart of basins 422, 423 and 424Warrego River Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 5.7MB) Warrego River Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 527.3KB)
Nebine, Mungallala and Wallam Creeks BasinPart of basin 422Nebine, Mungallala and Wallam Creeks Basin surface water environmental values (PDF, 2.7MB) Nebine, Mungallala and Wallam Creeks Basin draft water quality objectives (PDF, 468.0KB)

Groundwater QMDB groundwater Geology (PDF, 5.3MB)

Alluvial Aquifer Zones Alluvial Aquifer Zonesenvironmental values (PDF, 2.9MB) Alluvial Aquifer Zonesdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 987.3KB)
Fractured Rock Aquifer Zones Fractured Rock Aquifer Zonesenvironmental values (PDF, 2.0MB) Fractured Rock Aquifer Zonesdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 484.6KB)
Sediments above the Great Artesian Basin Aquifer Zones Sediments above the GABenvironmental values (PDF, 5.2MB) Sediments above the GABdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 412.7KB)
Upper Great Artesian Basin Aquifer Zones Upper GABenvironmental values (PDF, 2.2MB) Upper GABdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 428.9KB)
Main Great Artesian Basin Aquitard Zones Main GABenvironmental values (PDF, 2.0MB) Main GABdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 494.1KB)
Mid Great Artesian Basin Aquifer Zones Mid GABenvironmental values (PDF, 1.9MB) Mid GABdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 599.3KB)
Lower Great Artesian Basin Aquifer Zones Lower GABenvironmental values (PDF, 2.2MB) Lower GABdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 569.2KB)
Basal Great Artesian Basin Aquifer Zones Basal GABenvironmental values (PDF, 2.2MB) Basal GABdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 462.4KB)
Earlier basins partially underlying the Great Artesian Basin Aquifer Zones Earlier Basins Partially Underlying the GABenvironmental values (PDF, 2.0MB) Earlier basins partially underlying the GABdraft water quality objectives (PDF, 403.6KB)

Technical reports

South East Queensland consultation materials

Great Barrier Reef consultation materials

Region

Main report

Draft EPP Water and Wetland Biodiversity mapping

Supporting reports, links

Groundwaters

Burdekin, Haughton and Don groundwaters

Draft Burdekin, Haughton and Don regions groundwater quality guidelines report 2018 (PDF, 19.4MB)

Burdekin Alluvium (PDF, 4.4MB)

Burdekin Fractured Rock (PDF, 2.7MB)

Burdekin Cainozoic deposits (PDF, 2.7MB)

Burdekin Mid GAB (PDF, 2.1MB)

Burdekin Lower GAB (PDF, 2.1MB)

Burdekin Basal GAB (PDF, 2.3MB)

Burdekin Earlier basins partially underlying the GAB
(PDF, 2.6MB)

Haughton-Don Alluvium (PDF, 3.1MB)

Haughton-Don Fractured Rock (PDF, 1.7MB)

Haughton-Don Cainozoic (PDF, 1.7MB)

 

Fitzroy and Capricorn Curtis coast groundwaters

Draft Fitzroy and Capricorn-Curtis coasts groundwater quality guidelines report 2018 (PDF, 19.4MB)

Fitzroy Alluvium (PDF, 5.0MB)

Fitzroy Fractured Rock (PDF, 2.9MB)

Fitzroy Cainozoic deposits (PDF, 2.8MB)

Fitzroy Mid GAB (PDF, 2.3MB)

Fitzroy Lower GAB (PDF, 2.3MB)

Fitzroy Basal GAB (PDF, 2.5MB)

Fitzroy earlier basins partially underlying the GAB (PDF, 2.9MB)

Capricorn Curtis Alluvium (PDF, 4.6MB)

Capricorn Curtis fractured rock (PDF, 1.9MB)

Capricorn Curtis Cainozoic deposits (PDF, 2.2MB)

Capricorn Curtis pre GAB (PDF, 2.2MB)

 

Surface waters

Burdekin River Basin

Draft Burdekin surface water quality guidelines report (PDF, 5.9MB)

Belyando sub-basin (PDF, 2.2MB)

Bowen-Broken-Bogie sub-basin (PDF, 2.0MB)

Burdekin - upper sub-basin (PDF, 3.0MB)

Burdekin - lower sub-basin (PDF, 1.4MB)

Cape-Campaspe sub-basin (PDF, 1.9MB)

Suttor sub-basin (PDF, 1.8MB)

Burdekin water quality improvement plan

Economic valuation (MJA 2013, chapter 8) (PDF, 3.4MB)

Don-Haughton basins

Draft Don-Haughton surface water quality guidelines report (PDF, 6.2MB)

Don River Basin (PDF, 2.2MB)

Haughton River basin (PDF, 3.0MB)

Coastal waters (PDF, 2.9MB)

Burdekin water quality improvement plan

Economic valuation (MJA 2013, chapter 8) (PDF, 3.4MB)

Mackay-Whitsundays – estuarine and coastal/marine waters

Included with above report

Mackay-Whitsunday coastal waters (PDF, 2.4MB)

Mackay-Whitsunday water quality improvement plan

Economic valuation (MJA 2013, chapter 7) (PDF, 3.4MB)

Eastern Cape York

Draft eastern Cape York surface water quality guidelines report (PDF, 8.7MB)

Endeavour River Basin (PDF, 1.1MB)

Jacky Jacky Creek Basin (PDF, 1.4MB)

Jeannie River Basin (PDF, 1.4MB)

Lockhart River Basin (PDF, 1.5MB)

Normanby River Basin (PDF, 3.0MB)

Olive-Pascoe River Basin (PDF, 1.3MB)

Stewart River Basin (PDF, 1.2MB)

Eastern Cape York coastal waters (PDF, 1.4MB)

Eastern Cape York water quality improvement plan

Fitzroy Basin, Keppel Bay and coastal waters

Draft Fitzroy, Keppel Bay and coastal waters surface water quality guidelines report (PDF, 12.4MB)

Callide Creek (PDF, 1.7MB)

Comet River (PDF, 2.0MB)

Dawson River– upper (PDF, 2.2MB)

Dawson River- lower (PDF, 2.1MB)

Fitzroy River (PDF, 1.9MB)

Isaac River (PDF, 2.2MB)

Mackenzie River (PDF, 1.8MB)

Nogoa River – upper (PDF, 1.8MB)

Nogoa River – lower (PDF, 1.7MB)

Keppel Bay and coastal waters off Capricorn and Curtis Coasts (PDF, 1.9MB)

Fitzroy water quality improvement plan

Economic valuation (MJA 2013, chapter 6) (PDF, 3.4MB)

Wet Tropics coastal and marine waters

Draft Wet Tropics coastal and marine waters report (PDF, 5.1MB)

Wet Tropics Coastal Waters (PDF, 2.8MB)

Wet Tropics water quality improvement plan