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