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 3.3 Tarago system
3.3 Tarago system
  Waterway manager – Melbourne Water
Storage manager – Melbourne Water
Environmental water holder – Victorian Environmental Water Holder
 Top: Tarago River fish ladder, by Melbourne Water
Above: Australasian darter dries its wings at Bunyip Main Drain, by Melbourne Water
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Did you know...?
Diadromous fish spend some of their life in freshwater and some in saltwater. Scientists tagged over 150 diadromous fish in the Tarago River in March 2020,
and they will now be able to track how the Australian grayling, short-finned eels, tupong and common galaxia move in response to environmental flows in real time.
 























































































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