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Napthine government misused funds designed to protect Victoria’s rivers and creeks
18 September 2014
Environment Victoria has today demanded answers from the Napthine Government who have failed to spend a key environmental levy implemented to protect rivers and farm lands on the projects it was designed for.
Juliet Le Feuvre, Healthy Rivers Campaigner at Environment Victoria said today’s DEPI annual report shows that the Napthine government has misused the funds designed to protect Victoria’s precious rivers and creeks.
“The government has increased its spending on inappropriate projects and has not spent the money as it’s legally obliged to. The losers here are our rivers and...more