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Marine Guide to Government

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Environment Protection Authority (EPA)

Outline of maritime-related activities

  • Licensing of activities of environmental significance under the Environment Protection Act 1993 - Schedule 1 of the EP Act
  • Compliance with the Environment Protection (Water Quality) Policy 2003 - Covers both licensed and unlicensed activities that discharge wastewater to the marine and coastal environments;
  • Codes of practice that apply to marine activities - Draft codes of practice for Materials Handling on Wharves and Marina and Boating Management;
  • Water Quality improvement plan for the Port waterways
  • Adelaide Coastal Waters Study;
  • Ambient water quality monitoring in marine waters;
  • Surveys of sea grasses and reef systems;
  • Survey of sediments in Port River

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