Permanent opening - dredging

Year proposed

  1932

Status

  Not implemented

Location description

  Taumutu

Description of option

  Maintaining a permanent lake opening via dredging was proposed.

Opening, closing, and lake level control description

  Permanent opening.

Maximum discharge

Maintenance/Management description

  Shingle drift is not regular and is intensified when there is a heavy southerly gale.

Cost description

  Expensive (if not impossible?) task?

Fish passage benefit rating

  Low

Potential running impacts or benefits