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The Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 April 2018 Assessment has been announced by the Storage Manager. As a result of warm and dry conditions experienced during March, there has been no increase in water available or the System Reserve this month. The System Reserve remains at 39,500 ML, and must reach 45,000 ML before further allocation can be made to entitlements this season.

A blue-green algae warning has been issued for Taylors Lake. For further information please visit the GWMWater website.

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The Storage Manager has released its fourth quarterly operating plan supplement for April to June 2018. This is the last supplement for the 2017-18 season, and accompanies the Annual Operating Plan. The supplement looks specifically at reservoir system operation over the upcoming 3-month period. The Annual Operating Plan and operating plan supplements are available here.

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 March 2018 Allocations have been announced by the Storage Manager. The System Reserve has increased by approximately 1,300 ML to 39,490 ML this month. A volume of 45,000 ML must be accumulated in the System Reserve before further allocation can be made to entitlements this season.

 

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 February 2018 Allocations have been announced by the Storage Manager. As a result of hot, dry conditions experienced for most of January, there has been no increase in water available or the System Reserve this month.

 

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 January 2018 Allocations have been announced by the Storage Manager. The System Reserve has increased by approximately 1,300 ML to 38,170 ML this month. A volume of 45,000 ML must be accumulated in the System Reserve before further allocation can be made to entitlements this season.

  

 

The Storage Manager has released its third quarterly operating plan supplement for January to March 2017. This supplement accompanies the Annual Operating Plan and looks specifically at reservoir system operation over the upcoming 3-month period. The Annual Operating Plan and operating plan supplements are available here.

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 December 2017 Allocations have been announced by the Storage Manager. The System Reserve has increased by approximately 5,300 ML to 36,890 ML this month. A volume of 45,000 ML must be accumulated in the System Reserve before further allocation can be made to entitlements this season.

  

 

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 November 2017 Allocations have been announced by the Storage Manager. The System Reserve has increased by approximately 6,000 ML to 31,550 ML this month. A volume of 45,000 ML must be accumulated in the System Reserve before further allocation can be made to entitlements this season.

  

 

Adobe PDF file icon 24x24 October 2017 Allocations have been announced by the Storage Manager. Wimmera-Mallee Pipeline Product has increased from 65% to 81%. Glenelg compensation flow and Wetlands entitlement increased from 9% and 8% respectively to 25% and Recreation entitlement increased from 7% to 20%. There has been no change to Commonwealth allocation this month.