21.1 Surface water allocation announcements
The volume reported (3,417 ML) represents the volume of surface water (watercourse) allocated under water licences in the Barossa Prescribed Water Resources Area (PWRA) and Little Para River Prescribed Watercourse (PWC) during the 2012–13 year. The volume of surface water allocated, itemised by management area and purpose, is shown in the following table.
|Management area||Allocation purpose||Allocation quantity (ML)|
|stock and domestic||1|
|Little Para PWC||irrigation||635|
|stock and domestic||2|
Water Information and Licence Management Administration (WILMA) database.
South Australian Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources.
Surface water allocations for the 2012–13 year were extracted from the WILMA database.
Assumptions, limitations, caveats and approximations
The licence purpose information reflects the purpose of the licence when issued or possibly when adjusted.