stencilling programme has been introduced to Western Australia by
the Canning Catchment Coordinating Group, It is an initiative of
the Stormwater Industry Association and has already proved very
successful in Canada and the eastern states of Australia.
programme involves stencilling stormwater roadside inlets with
stencilling and the simultaneous letter-dropping to Brookland
Greens residences with information pamphlets in the shape of
pamphlet informs us how we can assist in the management of
waterways and groundwater through our everyday activities around
the house. The message: What goes down the street drains ends in
Yellow Fish programme has already been introduced to a number of
urban catchments within the City of Gosnells, and local residents
have been keen to learn about drains and their links to our
rivers. Most people just do not realise that what goes down the
drain does end up in our precious waterways,”
said Gosnells Mayor Pat Morris.
interested in programmes for the catchment of the Upper Canning
and Southern Rivers are are encouraged to contact Catchment
Coordinator Colleen Martin at the City of Gosnells on 9391 3217.
Content of Article Courtesy of City of Gosnells
Updated 27 May 2001