The river health and wetlands & # 39; Townsville will be the subject of & # 39; card & # 39; new annual report designed to identify "areas & # 39; priority" for improvement.
The Government & # 39; State committed $ 520.00 over two years for a new partnership Dry Tropical Waters for Health announced by the Environment and Minister & # 39; the Great Health Weapons Barcelona Leeanne Enoch in Townsville on Tuesday.
"The Partnership Tropical new Dry for Health Waters brings & # 39; together representatives of the local community, owners Traditional, farmers, scientists, tourism operators and others to improve inland waterway health local water-entering the Great Barrett Reef.
"Our government is the way to conduct addressing the two biggest threats facing the Great Barrier Reef – the climate change and poor water quality."
President of the New Partnership Di Tarte said the card of the new report directs the progress towards improving the waterways in Tropical dry.
"Since we provide detailed information on local waterways, we can identify areas & # 39; prioritize where we need to take action and going into the community to make changes," said Ms Tarte.
"The paper our pilot report is expected for release in & # 39; April of next year."
During her visit & # 39; Townsville Mrs. Enoch met with Deputy Prime Minister of Belize, Patrick Faber, to discuss the challenges in managing reefs World Heritage.
"The Great Barrier Reef is the largest system & # 39; coral reef in the world, and the Reef of Beliżja Bulls is the second largest reef system," said Ms Enoch .
"Together with the Government of Belize, we share the desire to reduce as much as & # 39; possible impacts of climate change and ensure that the Great Barrier Reef and System & # 39; Reef of -Barrieri of Belize are protected for future generations.
"Recently removed from the list of & # 39; sites & # 39; World Heritage in & # 39; danger, the people of Belize have also taken extraordinary steps to improve and protect their shelf."
Ms Enoch also announced the President of the United States Al Gore will visit Queensland to manage event & # 39; training in the climate change leadership following.
More than 1000 people from across Australia and the Pacific are expected to attend the event & # 39; three days led by the Climate Reality Project in & # 39; Bribane.
"Talk & # 39; Al Gore when I attended the Summit on the Global Action on Climate in & # 39; in September, and persuaded him to behave and Climate Reality Project to Queensland," said -Sinjura Enoch.
"This main event will provide skills for business leaders and community to influence the community to take action on climate change.
"The climate change is a key challenge facing our planet today and it is crucial to combine to take urgent action and b & # 39; robust to reduce our carbon pollution."
Originally published as a boost & # 39; $ 520k to protecting the Reef in Townsville