Alert Removal for Blackburn Lake Sanctuary


28/01/2015
Green Discharge

Please be advised that an alert relating to discolouration at Blackburn Lake Sanctuary has now been removed.

EPA has assessed that the black discolouration located in areas of the lake are most likely due to natural causes rather than pollution. No further reports have been recieved since the original report.

The Victorian community has a vital role in protecting the environment. EPA relies on the community to report incidents of pollution, environmental hazard or other activities potentially harmful to the environment. If you see, hear or smell pollution please report it to the EPA Pollution Hotline 1300 372 842 (1300 EPA VIC) or online.

More information about reporting pollution can be found on EPA’s website.