Budget 2022-23: Healthy Waterways program given major boost

Alex Crowe
By Alex Crowe
August 2 2022 - 8:20am
While water flowed from a very full Bendora Dam last month, water security will be under the microscope as overall rainfall was expected to decrease over the next 50 years. Picture: Alex Crowe

Water security will be a major focus for ACT over the next 12 months with flooding in NSW and Queensland, coupled with an expectation of increasing extreme weather events in the future, heightening the need for investment.

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Alex Crowe

Alex Crowe

Science and Environment Reporter

Alex covers science and environment issues, with a focus on local Canberra stories. alex.crowe@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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