RIWI Act, Groundwater Subareas (DOW-017)

The Rights in Water and Irrigation Act 1914 provides the Governor of Western Australia the power to proclaim or prescribe a groundwater area through regulation. Proclaiming or prescribing an area allows comprehensive management of water uses in that area. These groundwater areas are further subdivided into groundwater subareas. The subareas are not proclaimed boundaries, but rather administrative boundaries used to manage groundwater resources.

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Data Homepage https://services.slip.wa.gov.au/public/rest/services/SLIP_Public_Services/Water/MapServer/29
Author Department of Water
Maintainer Department of Water
Theme Natural Resources
Geospatial Theme Water
Published on 2016-01-28
Data last updated on 2008-10-29
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