Murray River National Park

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Murray River National Park
IUCN category VI (protected area with sustainable use of natural resources)
Murray River National Park is located in South Australia
Murray River National Park
Murray River National Park
State South Australia
Nearest town or city Berri
Coordinates 34°23′13″S 140°32′23″E / 34.38694°S 140.53972°E / -34.38694; 140.53972Coordinates: 34°23′13″S 140°32′23″E / 34.38694°S 140.53972°E / -34.38694; 140.53972
Area 135.92 km2 (52.5 sq mi)[1]
Established 1991
Managing authorities Department for Environment and Heritage
Website Murray River National Park

Murray River is a national park in South Australia (Australia), 186 km east of Adelaide. It includes part of the 12,200 km2 Riverland Mallee Important Bird Area, identified as such by BirdLife International for its importance in the conservation of mallee birds and their habitats.[2]

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  1. ^ "CAPAD 2012 South Australia Summary (see 'DETAIL' tab)". CAPAD 2012. Australian Government - Department of the Environment. 6 February 2014. Retrieved 6 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "IBA: Riverland Mallee". Birdata. Birds Australia. Retrieved 2011-09-29. 

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