End of Wet Season Stream Flow Measurements, Roper River, May 2014
Kerle, Errol; Waugh, Peter; Northern Territory. Department of Land Resource Management
E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Aug-14
Early dry season snapshot measurements were taken on the Roper River to establish water quality and quantity conditions at commencement of baseflow conditions. The snapshot measurements are used to: 1. Refine and calibrate the hydrological model used to assess resource availability and allocations. 2. Better define aquifer recharge/discharge zones along the river, and 3. Provide a dataset of comparable flow and water quality measurements at identical periods in the annual water cycle.
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Summary -- Aim -- Introduction -- Observations -- Discussion -- Conclusion -- Recommendations -- References
End of Wet Season Stream Flow Measurement
Northern Territory Government
24 pages : illustrations, colour maps ; 30 cm.
Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)
Northern Territory Government
22 Appendix C Flow Measurements The descriptions of Site Influence indicators are documented in Appendix A. Site Number Site Name River System Flow m 3 /s Date Gauging Instrument Site Influences Rating Deviation% Comment G9030022 Roper River WAP Site 17 Roper 6.19 27/05/2014 StreamPro N/A Good even section, uniform velocity, repeatable transects. G9030023 Roper River WAP Site 18 Roper 7.91 27/05/2014 StreamPro N/A Good even section, uniform velocity, repeatable transects. G9030175 Roper River at Thermal Springs Roper N/A G9030176 Roper River at DS Mataranka Homestead Roper 3.21 26/05/2014 StreamPro 13.71% Good repeatable transects. Good gauging. G9030250 Roper River at Red Rock Roper 4.83 28/05/2014 StreamPro WG 15.61% Weedy section, measurement quality downgraded to satisfactory. G9035085 Little Roper at Mataranka Homestead Crossing Roper 1.824 28/05/2014 StreamPro N/A G9035122 Roper River at Judes Crossing Roper 5.01 28/05/2014 StreamPro N/A Good repeatable transects, good section, inform velocity, good gauging. G9035200 Elsey Ck at Roper Highway Roper 0.960 27/05/2014 N/A G9035294 Roper River D/S Elsey Homestead Roper 6.125 27/05/2014 StreamPro N/A G9035085 Little Roper at Mataranka Homestead Xing Roper 1.824 28/05/2014 StreamPro N/A G9035399 Salt Creek at Roper Highway Roper 0.006 27/05/2014 Visual N/A Approximate flow only.
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