Blackburn Lake Surrounds Study

The Blackburn Lake Surrounds Study reviewed the Blackburn area to ascertain its relative landscape character significance.

The purpose of the study was to:

  • Review the area identified in the Strategic Framework Plan (of the Whitehorse MSS) surrounding the existing Significant Landscape Overlay (SLO) - Blackburn
  • Investigate the urban and vegetation characteristics of the area
  • Identify areas of special vegetation and landscape quality
  • Ensure that the Overlay boundaries reflect the areas which have the appropriate balance between vegetation and built form

The recommendations of the study ( PDF 9.34MB) were implemented as part of Amendments C046 and C050.