Discussion on the use, fate and environmental consequences of pesticides and other agrochemicals.  Other water quality issues such as turbidity, oxygen levels, temperature and their influence on biodiversity.  Ideas on how to alleviate detrimental impacts on water quality.

Field: Applied Sciences

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Discuss the water quality issues facing the Australian cotton production industry.

An essay should cover:  Discussion on the use, fate and environmental consequences of pesticides and other agrochemicals.  Other water quality issues such as turbidity, oxygen levels, temperature and their influence on biodiversity.  Ideas on how to alleviate detrimental impacts on water quality.  The impacts of water quality on production and biodiversity and consider water in rivers, underground and in storages.  Brief mention of how are other countries are coping with their agricultural water quality issues.