Council vote to proceed with Ultrasound trialWagga Wagga City Council voted at its 29 October meeting to proceed with a 12-month trial period of the Envirosonic Ultrasound system which has the potential to control cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) to safe levels. The Envirosonic units are solar powered and will be installed on pontoons anchored to the bottom of the lake. Read more about the pilot project here.
Tatton Drain works hit snagThe temporary Tatton Drain stormwater diversion into Lake Albert has hit a major stumbling block and work cannot start until it receives State Government approval. Read full media release.
Remodelling of Tatton Drain completed
The remodeling of the Tatton drain catchment has been completed identifying the volume of water that is produced by the catchment from rainfall events.
This data has been used to develop concepts for the diversion of the Tatton drain. A concept is now being developed into a scope of works and costed for construction.