9.5 Point return from irrigation scheme
The volume presented in the water accounting statements (51 ML) represents irrigation return flows from Bacchus Marsh Irrigation District into the Lerderderg River, which then flows into Melton Reservoir on the Werribee River.
Assumptions, Limitations, Caveats and Approximations
This item corresponds to line item 13.4.3 Point return of irrigation water to connected surface water reported in the 2010 Account. The comparative year volume is 36 ML.