Draft Lachlan Alluvium water resource plan components for consultation

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Draft Lachlan Alluvium Water Resource Plan

This water resource plan has built on existing water planning arrangements such as the statutory water sharing plans. The plan consists of the main body water resource plan (Chapters 1 to 8), accompanying Schedules (A to I) and Appendix A. You can read them by clicking on the links below.

Schedule A: Draft Water Sharing Plan for the Lachlan Alluvial Groundwater Sources 2019

A number of changes to water sharing rules are being proposed for the Lachlan Alluvial groundwater sources which the department is keen to receive feedback on. See WSP rule changes fact sheet above to assist you in making informed comment.

Schedule B: Water Resource Plan index

Identifies the person responsible for implementation measures associated with each requirement in Chapter 10 of the Basin Plan.

Schedule C: Consultation Information

Report on the consultation undertaken in the Lachlan Alluvium water resource plan area as part of the water resource plan process, including the Aboriginal First Nation consultation.

Schedule D: Risk assessment information

The Lachlan Alluvium Risk Assessment has been prepared as a component of the water resource plan and identifies potential and emerging risks to water resources.

Schedule E: Incident Response Guide

The Lachlan Alluvium Incident Response Guide (IRG) has been prepared as a component of the WRP and outlines the approach for managing water during extreme water shortage or water quality events.

Schedule F: Water Quality Management Plan

The Lachlan Alluvium Water Quality Management Plan has been prepared as a component of the WRP and identified risks to water quality and potential strategies to manage these.

Schedule G: Information and methods used in preparing the WRP —appears in WRP

This schedule details the data sets, methods and other key policy and information sources used in formulating the water resource plan.

Schedule H: Water Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation Plan

This schedule details the arrangements for environmental monitoring, evaluation and reporting of water take as well as the resource itself (water flows or levels, and where applicable water quality and of water dependent ecosystems).

Schedule I: Information relating to take for consumptive use

This schedule contains more detailed on Chapter 5 of the water resource plan and includes detailed methods for determining the actual annual take, annual permitted take and compliance with sustainable diversion limits.

Appendix A: Lachlan Alluvium water resource plan area description

The water resource description provides a comprehensive overview of the Lachlan alluvium water resource plan area