THE PROCESS:

South Waikato News - - NEWS / HE PURONGORONGO -

Silt re­moval and is­land con­struc­tion To pro­vide ad­di­tional depth to make the lake more use­able. There will be a min­i­mum one me­tre depth in the area sur­round­ing the new is­land.

Silt trap fore­bay To trap silt in the fu­ture and min­imise silt build up in the lake, and en­able fu­ture de­silt­ing to oc­cur even when the lake in full.

Silt stock­pile To use the silt that is ex­ca­vated Dam Restora­tion Wa­ter is cur­rently seep­ing through the dam struc­ture, which puts the in­tegrity of the dam at risk.

Fi­nal tidy up of re­serve, re­pair walk­ways and new plant­ings

To en­hance plant­ings and re­in­state foot­paths

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