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8000 up - and still counting!

Only a select group of people have recorded more than 8000 of the world's bird species. One of those lives in Melbourne and can often be found at the Western Treatment Plant.

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Is this the era of desal?

Listen to Melbourne Water Chair John Thwaites discuss why desalinated water is becoming an important part of our water supply system, courtesy of ABC Radio National.

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Community Park preserves history of Yan Yean reservoir

For many years Pipehead Reservoir was an integral part of the Yan Yean system that supplied water to Melbourne. The historical significance of that area has now been preserved for generations to come as part of a new community park.

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