Research contract into NT fraccing referred to ICAC

QUESTIONS have been raised over the Northern Territory’s decision to hand a research contract into the impact of fraccing in the Beetaloo Sub-Basin to a Western Australian company instead of local scientists.

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Before fraccing resumed across the Beetaloo the NT government awarded a research contract worth just under $300,000 to investigate the practice and its effect on underground water aquifers.