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  • 19 Mar 2018 EPA advice for farmers affected by bushfires EPA is advising farmers with dead stock in the wake of Victoria’s bushfires to dispose of them to landfill, as their first and best option.
  • 16 Mar 2018 Kew Yarra water quality alert downgraded UPDATE 2.30PM SATURDAY 17 MARCH 2018 - Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) has reviewed updated water quality results on the Yarra River at Kew and found bacteria levels are now reduced to acceptable levels for recreational contact.
  • 15 Mar 2018 EPA Reiterates PFAS Advice for Heart Morass Environment Protection Authority Victoria (EPA) is reminding duck hunters in the Gippsland area about its advice not to consume PFAS (per- and poly-fluorinated alkyl substances) affected eel, carp and duck taken from the Heart Morass area. This includes any part of the animals, including duck breast.
  • 13 Mar 2018 Fine for illegal dumper A man who turned his rented Sunbury farm into an illegal dumping ground for industrial waste has been fined and ordered to pay Environment Protection Authority Victoria’s (EPA) costs.

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