Indian Ocean
Component
Summary
Grade
Very poor Poor Good Very good
Confidence
In Grade In Trend
Comparability
To previous years

Low levels of development, with mostly local self-supply abstraction or mine de-watering (extraction of water from underground mines); limited and sparse data

Year(s): 
2011
4
Stable
Confidence (in grade): 
Limited
Confidence (in trend): 
Limited
Comparability (to previous reports): 
Not assessed
(2011). Inland water: Indian Ocean. In: Australia state of the environment 2011, Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy, Canberra, https://soe.environment.gov.au/assessment-summary-component/inland-water/indian-ocean, DOI 10.4226/94/58b656cfc28d1