Darling River – Environmental Flush Event 17 June

Wentworth Shire

The NSW Government flush of 45GL from the upper Menindee Lakes through the lower Darling­ River commenced on 29 May to help clear the current infestation of blue-green algae impacting local communities. Releases for the pulse will be complete on Wednesday 19 June.


Community assistance required

In addition to river water quality monitoring, DCCEEW are requesting daily images from landowners along the Darling River over the next three week period to assist with confirming the effectiveness of the flush trial and aid in the reporting of daily water quality testing.

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