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Department of the Environment and Heritage Annual Report 2002-03

Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2003
ISSN 1441 9335

Review of performance - Outcome one: Environment (continued)

Coasts and Oceans (continued)

National Water Quality Management Strategy

(Departmental output 1.3)

Objective

To implement the principles, processes and water quality guidelines of the National Water Quality Management Strategy.

Result

The Coastal Catchments Initiative established water quality improvement plans in three of seven coastal 'hotspots'. These water quality improvement plans will address the National Water Quality Management Strategy by: