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2.2. Latrobe system
 Waterway manager – West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority Storage manager – Southern Rural Water
Environmental water holder – Victorian Environmental Water Holder
 Did you know...?
The Latrobe River is known to the Gunaikurnai people as Durt-Yowan, which means ‘forefinger.’
The volume attributed to the environment in the Latrobe system does not include water that is available to the lower Latrobe wetlands because there is no limitation on the volume of water that can be supplied to the wetlands from the Latrobe River.
2.2. Latrobe system
   Latrobe
Private Environment Water corporations
Proportion of water entitlements in the Latrobe basin held by private users, water corporations or environmental water holders at 30 June 2019
57%
8%
35%
   Top: Dowd Morass, Lower Latrobe wetlands, by West Gippsland CMA
Above: Lower Latrobe wetlands monitoring, by West Gippsland CMA
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