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Smoke affects air quality and can have impacts on your health.

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Environmental monitoring

  • 26 Aug 2016 Great turnout for Latrobe Valley air monitoring community meeting About 40 Latrobe Valley community members attended an Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) information session on Wednesday 24 August to discuss local concerns about air quality issues.
  • 25 Aug 2016 Water corporation ordered to pay almost $100k over Bendigo sewage spill Coliban Region Water Corporation has been ordered to pay a $75,000 donation, plus court costs, over a 2013 sewage spill of up to one million litres into Long Gully Creek in North Bendigo, impacting surrounding land occasionally used by children, dogs and dog owners.
  • 22 Aug 2016 Latrobe Valley air monitoring community meeting Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) invites the Latrobe Valley community to attend an information session at the Morwell Bowling Club, 52 Hazelwood Road, Morwell, on Wednesday 24 August from 5.30-7.30pm to discuss local concerns about air quality issues.
  • 19 Aug 2016 EPA puts owners of noisy vehicles on notice Four motorists have been put on notice following an Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) roadside operation this week targeting noisy vehicles in St Kilda.

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