State government to install wells to investigate impacts on groundwater quality from dumping of black slag

Updated September 23 2019 - 12:17am, first published September 21 2019 - 6:32am
WATER TESTING: Environment Minister, Matt Kean, said installing the wells would help inform the management of residual lead contamination in Lake Macquarie. Picture: Nick Moir

THE state government will install wells to investigate groundwater quality in areas of Lake Macquarie where black slag was historically dumped.

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