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The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) was established in February 2012 as a statutory authority with an independent governing Board. This website contains information about environmental regulation and protection managed by the EPA.

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31/07/15: Clean up progressing for Wollangambe

Following the incident at the Clarence Colliery mine on the 2 July 2015, which resulted in water and coal fines entering the Wollangambe River, the NSW Environment Protection... more

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The EPA works with community groups to enable communities to engage with their industrial neighbours, the environmental regulator and key stakeholders on local environmental issues.