Community-led Stony Creek rehabilitation plan open for feedback
Local community members are encouraged to provide feedback on the draft ‘Stony Creek Rehabilitation Plan’ to help restore, enhance and protect Stony Creek. It follows the West Footscray fire on 30 August 2018 which devastated a 5km section of the creek.
New technology to target pollution problems in our waterways
In an Australian first, real-time monitoring of an industrial stormwater catchment is being trialled by Melbourne Water to address industrial pollution flowing in to Dandenong Creek, the site of a high profile foam pollution event in November 2017.
Innovative upgrade to the Western Treatment Plant to benefit Melbourne’s water needs and environment
Construction is complete on an innovative nutrient removal plant which will significantly increase capacity at Melbourne Water’s Western Treatment Plant – where around half of Melbourne’s sewage is treated.