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 3.7 Barwon system
3.7 Barwon system
  Waterway manager – Corangamite Catchment Management Authority Storage manager – Barwon Water
Environmental water holder – Victorian Environmental Water Holder
  Did you know...?
The Barwon River is known to the Wadawurrung people as Barra Warre yulluk which means ‘from the mountains to the sea.’
The volume attributed to the environment in the Barwon system does not include water that is available to the lower Barwon wetlands because there is no limitation on the volume of water that can be supplied to the wetlands from the Barwon River.
Private 20% Environment 3% Water corporations 77%
Proportion of water entitlements in the Barwon basin held by private users, water corporations or environmental water holders at 30 June 2019.
Top: Upper Barwon River, by Corangamite CMA
Above: Upper Barwon River revegetation site at Birregurra, by Sarah Martin
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