The Grit January 2019 - Page 4

DELIVERING REEF WATER OUTCOMES The 2050 Plan he Reef 2050 Water Quality T Improvement Plan 2017-2022 is a joint commitment of the Australian and Queensland governments. The plan is a collaborative program of coordinated projects and partnerships designed to improve the quality of water flowing to the Great Barrier Reef. Queensland Reef Water Quality he Queensland Government is rolling out T two large scale reef water quality projects that will become blueprints for improving water quality flowing into the Great Barrier Reef. One is the Landholders Driving Change project. LDC project design summary is tackling erosion and L DC improving land management from the ground up. Strong and ongoing local participation is the cornerstone of the project to ensure it is grazier- focused. Queensland State of the Environment he Queensland State of T the Environment report presents a comprehensive picture measuring the extent and condition of Queensland’s environmental assets, and pressure facing these assets. P4 | Grit Issue 8, January, 2019