Protecting Victoria's waters
Understand EPA’s role in protecting our waterways and find out what you can do to help.
Human actions such as land clearing and natural events like bushfires can impact our waterways. Pollutants, including chemicals, oil and excess nutrients can also affect waterways and water quality.
EPA works to protect water environments. We:
We all have a role to play in protecting our waters. We can do this by not littering, and not putting things like paint, detergents and oil down stormwater drains.
Reviewed 15 September 2020