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03 March 2016 Environmental water release to the Yarra River system

Melbourne Water, in partnership with the Victorian Environmental Water Holder (VEWH), will commence an environmental water release (the Release) to the Yarra River on Friday 4 March 2016.

Otherwise known as a "summer fresh", the Release will improve habitat for aquatic life and will enhance the River’s health, countering the effects of recent low flows.

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25 February 2016 Beach Report SMS text alert trial

BehaviourWorks at Monash University in conjunction with Life Saving Victoria are looking for participants to sign up to a trial SMS text alert service that will inform them of days when there are fair and poor water quality conditions at their local/nominated beach.

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