Murray Valley


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Murray Valley,

location in Australia where epidemics occurred in 1950 and 1951.
Murray Valley disease - Synonym(s): Murray Valley encephalitis
Murray Valley encephalitis - a severe encephalitis with high mortality. Synonym(s): Australian X disease; Australian X encephalitis; Murray Valley disease
Murray Valley virus - a group B arbovirus that causes Murray Valley encephalitis. Synonym(s): Australian X disease virus; MVE virus
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Investigation of the southern limits of Murray Valley encephalitis activity in Western Australia during the 2000 wet season.
Murray Valley encephalitis: a review of clinical features, diagnosis and treatment.
Further south a fourth Kwermin settlement, Woniabil, borders the lands of the Aukopmin, who were ousted from the Murray Valley by the Baktaman (Barth 1971).
Devon Downs Reconsidered: Changes in Site Use of a Lower Murray Valley Rockshelter.
MVE virus is not only found in the Murray Valley region, but it is also endemic in northern Australia and probably in Papua New Guinea.
2004 Biennial Conference 2 to 4 October 2004 Army Museum Bandiana Gaza Ridge Barracks, Murray Valley Highway, Wodonga, Victoria
* Complex includes: Alfuy, Cacipacore, Japanese encephalitis, Koutango, Kunjin, Murray Valley encephalitis, St.
In 2001, for the first time, BRL Hardy sampled each 2.5 tonnes load of grapes from all 1,200 contract growers in the Murray Valley. The company then paid a base price per tonne of grapes, plus a bonus for both higher Brix and color.
Incredibly, more water is lost or unaccounted for just in the process of getting water to Murray Valley irrigators than the total amount of water used each year by Sydney and Melbourne put together.
Rice fields stretch across 200,000 hectares of countryside in the Murray Valley and Murrumbidgee irrigation areas.
If you're hunting for a good-value red wine to go with new-season spring lamb, check out Tesco's Australian Grenache from Murray Valley.
Other roads to be targeted this maintenance season include pavement upgrade works on the Murray Valley Highway at Ebden and rehabilitation works on the Midland Highway and the Glenrowan-Myrtleford Road near Moyhu.

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