From little fish, big fish grow

It sounds obvious, but it’s a feat of nature few of us witness – small fish need time, uninterrupted access to our waterways and a whole lot of good quality habitat to become the big catch that sends tingles through an angler’s spine. In the quiet of the creeks and rivers, if there’s something getting […]

Fishway monitoring shows fish on the move

Recent fishway monitoring has revealed fish are well and truly on the move in the Mackay-Whitsunday region, with fish flying through our rivers and estuaries at a rate of more than 400 fish per hour. Juvenile fish making their way upstream have excited local scientists, who have been working to construct fishways that improve aquatic […]