Narla Environmental is one of the few consultancies in New South Wales, Australia with expertise in providing Environmental Supervision for the removal and de-watering of farm dams, ponds, lakes and other water bodies.
Did you know that by simply breaking a dam wall, pumping-out, or releasing water from a dam into the environment you may be breaking the law? Without knowing it, you may be releasing contaminated water, weeds or pest species into the environment and could be exposing yourself and your company to a significant fine or prosecution.
In New South Wales, undertaking De-watering of a dam without seeking approval may incur fines under the Fisheries Management Act 1991, Water Management Act 2000 and the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997.
Narla Environmental are a consultancy with extensive experience in helping clients de-water dams for large projects across Sydney (including The Hills and Blacktown LGA) and the remainder of regional New South Wales, without fear of fine or repercussion. Our staff are fully licensed to supervise the de-watering of dams and are highly experienced. We also have an extremely high regard for safety.
We can help you with:
- the dam de-watering process
- producing a dam de-watering management plan
- assessment of ecological constraints and impacts around dams
- assess potential for impact upon Green and Golden Bell Frog or other threatened species around dams
- mitigating any potential impacts from your dam de-watering process
If you are required to remove a dam as part of your development, contact us for information or a free quote today.
or email our Principal Environmental Consultant