Lower Fitzroy Catchment Story

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This map journal was prepared by the Queensland Wetlands Program in the Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection in collaboration with local partners. Best viewed in Chrome or Firefox.

This map journal describes the location, extent and values of the Lower Fitzroy Catchment. It demonstrates the key features which influence water flow, including geology, topography, rainfall and runoff, natural features, human modifications and land uses. 

Knowing how water moves in the landscape is fundamental to sustainably managing the catchment and the services it provides.