- Category: Rivers
- Created: Thursday, 14 March 2013 07:31
- Published: Thursday, 14 March 2013 07:31
- Written by Jeff Cottrell
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Along with South Creek and other creeks to the east of the Hawkesbury River, Cattai Creek has an ever increasing number of black willows. As these galleries get larger and set seed further to the east, the willows will choke the creeks of the Sydney Metropolitan Area should start flooding and causing damage to thousands of homes and businesses in the Sydney metropolitan area hopefully the voters who suffer damage from this flooding will start to bring pressure on the NSW government to start planning the management of willows in NSW.
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