Month: June 2016

EOFY Newsletter & Tax-deductible Donation Appeal

With the end of financial year rapidly approaching WSA is making an appeal for donations to help us continue to develop and undertake the unfunded work associated with building and managing water stewardship in the Asia Pacific. This week’s newsletter and other recent editions amply demonstrate how AWS water stewardship is increasingly being taken up…

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Non-Point Source Pollution in Peri-Urban Areas

Coliban Water hosted a meeting this week to consider how AWS Water Stewardship could contribute to addressing non-point source pollution in the developing peri-urban areas of the Upper Coliban catchment. Areas north of the Great Dividing Range, on the fringe of Melbourne’s urban sprawl, are dealing with growing populations, increasing population density and changing land-use.…

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The Western Port Biosphere Project

WSA Board members joined with members of the Western Port Water Stewardship Reference Group last week on a bus tour of the project area on the Mornington Peninsula near Melbourne. The group was able to see first hand the issues that the project is seeking to address such as the impact on waterways flowing into…

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