Red Alert warning lifted for the Murrumbidgee River at Redbank Weir

Red Alert warning lifted for the Murrumbidgee River at Redbank Weir

01 May 2019

The red alert warning for the Murrumbidgee at Redbank Weir has now been lifted due to consecutive results showing a reduction in blue green algae concentrations over the past few weeks.

As the red alert has been lifted there are no longer any restrictions on recreational activities and water sourced from the river is now suitable for stock and domestic uses.

Updates about blue green algae blooms and red level warnings can be obtained by calling 1800 999 457 or visiting – http://www.waternsw.com.au/algae.

Media Contact – Tony Webber – 0428 613 478

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