Groundwater resources of the Northern Goldfields, Western Australia

by S. L. Johnson

Publisher: Resource Investigations Division, Water and Rivers Commission in East Perth, W.A

Written in English
Published: Pages: 57 Downloads: 807
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  • Australia,
  • Goldfields Region (W.A.)
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    • Water resources development -- Australia -- Goldfields Region (W.A.),
    • Groundwater -- Australia -- Goldfields Region (W.A.)
    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 41-44.

      Statementby S.L. Johnson, D.P. Commander and C.A. O"Boy.
      SeriesHydrogeological record series,, HG 2
      ContributionsCommander, D. P., O"Boy, C. A., Western Australia. Water and Rivers Commission. Resource Investigation Division.
      LC ClassificationsTC522.W47 J65 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination57 p. :
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3994671M
      ISBN 100730974340
      LC Control Number2001334656

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Groundwater resources of the Northern Goldfields, Western Australia: Water and Rivers Commission, Hydrogeological Record Series, Report HG 2, 57p. Copies available from: Resource Investigations Division Water and Rivers Commission 3 Plain Street EAST PERTH WESTERN AUSTRALIA Telephone (08) Facsimile (08) .English, Article, Report, Government publication edition: Groundwater resources of the northern goldfields, Western Australia / by S.L.

Johnson, D.P. Commander and C.A. O'Boy. Groundwater resources of the northern goldfields, Western Australia / by S.L. Johnson, D.P. Commander and C.A. O'Boy Resource Investigations Division, Water and Rivers Commission East Perth, W.A Australian/Harvard Citation. Groundwater resources of the Northern Goldfields, Western Australia: Water and Rivers Commission, Hydrogeological Record Series, Report HG 2, 57p.

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Series: Report / Water Authority of Western Australia, Groundwater and Environment Branch. Unknown Binding. Publisher: Water Authority of Western Australia, Water Resources Directorate, Groundwater and Environment Branch () Language: English.

ISBN ISBN Hydrogeology and groundwater resources of the Perth Region, Western Australia (Bulletin) [W. A Davidson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Goldfields groundwater and management plan / Water Authority of Western Australia, Water Resources Directorate Groundwater and Environment Branch The Authority [Leederville, W.A.] Australian/Harvard Citation.

Water Authority of Western Australia. Groundwater and Environment Branch. The palaeochannel sands form the most important aquifer in the Northern Goldfields, capable of providing significant groundwater supplies. The aquifer can be up to 1km wide and 40m thick in the trunk of major palaeochannels, while widths of several hundred metres may be found in tributaries.

The thickness and. THE GOLDFIELDS & ESPERANCE REGION OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA. The Goldfields-Esperance Region is located in the south eastern corner of Western Australia and coverssquare kilometres (including offshore islands). It is the largest of the State’s nine regions.

He was also the lead author of many significant groundwater resources publications including the palaeochannels in the Northern Goldfields; Central Pilbara Groundwater Study; Mine voids in Western Australia; as well as hydrogeological maps in the Northern Goldfields and along the South Coast.

With the south west of Western Australia becoming hotter and drier due to climate change, there is less inflow to dams, as well as less recharge to groundwater. Being located on one of Australia’s best groundwater resources has allowed Perth to become a modern, vibrant and green city that provides a lifestyle we all enjoy.

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Hydrogeology and groundwater resources of the Perth region, Western Australia / by W.A. Davidson. Also Titled Geological Survey of Western Australia bulletin no. Aboriginal Teaching Resources.

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Changes in land water storage analysed by satellite GRACE showed the decreasing trends at both northern Western Australia and southern Western Author: M.

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Geography. The Goldfields-Esperance region is the largest of Western Australia's regions, with an area ofkm 2 (, sq mi), 70, km 2 (27, sq mi) larger than the U.S. state of Texas. It is mostly a low and flat plateau of extremely ancient Precambrian rocks that have been stable since long before the Paleozoic Era.

Because of the extreme geological stability and the. Groundwater resources of the northern Goldfields, Western Australia. Hydrogeological Report Series, Report HG 2, Water and Rivers Commission, Perth, Australia. Jones B. () Cretaceous and Tertiary sedimentation on the western margin of the Eucla Basin.

Australian Journal of Earth Scien –Cited by: Johnson SL, Commander DP, O’Boy CA () Groundwater resources of the Northern Goldfields Western Australia. Water and Rivers Commission, Perth. Jones JB, Fisher SG, Grimm NB () Vertical hydrological exchange and ecosystem metabolism in Cited by: Home» Hydrogeology and groundwater resources of the Perth Region, Western Australia Hydrogeology and groundwater resources of the Perth Region, Western Australia.

A first for Australia. Australia’s first full-scale Groundwater Replenishment Scheme is located in Perth’s northern suburbs, in Craigie, Western Australia.

It started recharging recycled water to Perth's deep aquifers in The Lake Wells Project is located in the Northern Goldfields of Western Australia approximately km north of Laverton. The area is well served by existing infrastructure, including the Great Central Road, the Goldfields Highway, the Goldfields Gas Pipeline and the railway sidings at Malcolm and Leonora.

Salt Lake has undertaken extensive. Western Australia (abbreviated as WA) is a state occupying the entire western third of is bounded by the Indian Ocean to the north and west, and the Southern Ocean to the south, the Northern Territory to the north-east, and South Australia to the south-east.

Western Australia is Australia's largest state, with a total land area of 2, square kilometres Capital city: Perth. The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia (now the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development) completed a major analysis of groundwater trends in the agricultural areas of south-west Western Australia in Detailed records for surveillance bores showed that in the period –12, groundwater levels continued to rise in.

It covers a distance of about 1, km across Western Australia's semi arid and desert country from Wiluna (in the Eastern Goldfields about km north east of Perth) to Halls Creek in the East Kimberley (about km south of the port of Wyndham and about km west of the Northern Territory border), see Appendix A.

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