balston's pygmy perch

Rare south-west fish suffers further decline

March 31st, 2015

Balston

Researchers have discovered that the range of one of Western Australia’s rarest freshwater fishes, Balston’s Pygmy Perch, could have declined by as much as 25 per cent.

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New populations of endangered fresh water fish found

October 17th, 2014

Murdoch University researchers have discovered new populations of an endangered fresh water fish, the Little Pygmy Perch, near Denmark in Western Australia’s south.

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Climate change threatens freshwater fish

January 10th, 2014

New research has revealed that Western Australia’s drying climate will impact fish migrations, putting further pressure on a number of native freshwater fish species.

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$850k to conserve rare freshwater fish

October 18th, 2012

Murdoch University researchers have helped to secure an $850,000 grant to conserve three species of endangered fresh water fish native to the South-West of Western Australia.

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