Sessional Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development Written Submissions Received Volume 2 Issues associated with the progressive entry into the Northern Territory of Cane Toads October 2003
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Power & Water Corporation Written Submissions Cane Toad Inquiry Report Volume 2 132 Surface Water Supplies and Levels of Water Treatment in the Northern Territory Location Source Treatment % of Water Supplied Darwin Darwin River Dam Chlorination + Fluoridation 90* Katherine Katherine River Conventional Treatment** + Chlorination + Fluoridation 90* Pine Creek Copper Field Dam Coarse Filtration + Chlorination 70* ** Chemical addition, flocculation, sedimentation and filtration. *Remainder of supplies are sourced from groundwater. Surface Water Supplies and Levels of Treatment in Queensland Towns Affected by Cane Toad Location Source Treatment % of Water Supplied Cairns Copperload Dam (Lake Morris) Flocculation + Sand Filtration + Chlorination 100 Townsville Thuringowa Ross River Dam Filtration + Chlorination + Fluoridation 100 Source: Clayton, Cairns Water, pers. comm., 2003 and Mockry, Citiwater (Townsville Thuringowa), pers, comrn., 2003).