Person

Bill Johnson

Bill Johnson is a Professional Associate at the University of Canberra and a member of the Barwon-Darling Water Resource Plan Stakeholder Panel. He works privately with communities, non-government organisations and government agencies on water, rivers and wetlands in the Murray-Darling Basin. He worked for 30 years in water management and policy for the NSW and Commonwealth governments.
Discussion paper

Up effluent creek: supply measures in the Yanco Creek system

Some of the Murray Darling Basin’s best managed waterways would be damaged by water infrastructure projects that benefit major corporate irrigators, according to this report.
Discussion paper

Owing down the river

Drought, the Menindee fish kills and the South Australian Royal Commission have put the Murray Darling firmly in the public spotlight. The management of the northern Basin and the role of the cotton industry are central to ongoing policy debate.