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Audit of Flood Levees for New South Wales - Town of Barham

The audit is designed to appraise the flood security and structural adequacy of the Council constructed levee at Barham. Appraisal of the private levee system is not covered in this audit however it has been reported that the private levee does not appear to have been constructed to adequate engineering standards to provide major flood protection for Barham.

This report presents the results of the audit and consists of a visual appraisal of the levee and materials, assessment of the water retention capacity of the levee, research of flood records and an appraisal of the cost of corrective action and the extent of such action.

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Title Audit of Flood Levees for New South Wales - Town of Barham
Publication Date 1 September 1992
Themes Land and Resource Management
Spatial Extent
Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Council/LGA Murray River Council
Author/ Prepared by NSW Dams & Civil Section
Publish date 26 June 2020
Update date 28 June 2020
River Basin 409 - Murray Riverina
Approval State Approved
Submitted for approval 26 June 2020
Submitted by Akhil Sud
Approved 29 June 2020
Approved by dstazic
Identifier 0487bdfc-bdc9-4f2a-a994-1815939c5474