The funding will be spent on finalising automation works, reconstructing nearly 20 kilometres of open channels to reduce evaporation and seepage, and creating a 5000 megalitre ‘surge reservoir’.
The manager of the organization, Rodrigo Romero, said that ” in these times of water scarcity, water has to be utilised efficiently, that is what Water User Organizations must understand.”
More than $300 million worth of water is being handed to irrigators in northern Victoria after a major upgrade to the Goulburn Murray irrigation district.
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