The responsibilities of the East Gippsland CMA under the Catchment and Land Protection Act 1994 and the Water Act 1989 are met through waterways and land programs guided by the Regional Catchment Strategy and its supporting strategies and plans.
We monitor the health of the estuaries and their potential closures and re-openings.
We are responsible for the oversight of statutory planning issues on our floodplains.
We co-ordinate the distribution of funding for Landcare activities within the region.
We work together with partners to improve the health of the Gippsland Lakes.
We work with a number of partners to improve the health of many landscapes across the region.
We work with landholders, partner agencies and communities throughout the region.