The discovery of up to a million dead fish has been blamed on mismanagement and corruption, but the NSW Government insists the drought is partly to blame.
Mr Blair dismissed Mr Daley's demand saying that he had used his first comments about the drought to "rewrite history by ignoring the fact that similar environmental catastrophes happened under their watch when last in government".
Australian National University honorary professor John Williams says the current Murray-Darling Basin Plan has "failed" and needs to be overhauled.
The Menindee Lakes, which are about four times the size of Sydney Harbour, were drained twice in four years and are sitting at between 2.6 per cent and 4 per cent capacity, he said.
Among the fish varieties most impacted by the event are vitally important native species like bony bream, Murray cod and perch.
These events are isolated to the Darling River - all of MCA's production is based on the Murrumbidgee and Murray River Systems and we have sufficient allocation of high quality water.
Arnold says members of the government "have to be bloody disgusted with yourself, politicians and cotton grower manipulators".
"These huge Murray cods are about 80 years old, they've survived the drought and extreme weather - but the one thing they can't survive is this draining", she told AAP on Wednesday.
The DPI said ongoing dry conditions and a recent big temperature drop could have caused the deaths.
The fish deaths disaster in NSW could become an issue in South Australia's royal commission into the Murray Darling Basin.
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