There has also been a coordinated response between affected councils, Victoria Police, the Country Fire Authority, VICSES
Mr Wells said he hoped emergency services personnel from MFB, CFA, VICSES
, Victoria Police and Ambulance Victoria would exceed the nearly 400 blood donations they made last year.
Victorian partners to date are CFA, MFB, the Department of Environment and Primary Industries (DEPI), VICSES
and the FSC.