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Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981

Details:

Title

Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981

Other title

Alligator Rivers Region - Regional Surface Water Quality Monitoring, Volumes 1,2,3 (Plus draft)

Creator

Northern Territory. Department of Transport and Works. Water Division, Environmental Section

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Report ; 49/1983

Date

1983-04-01

Notes

At head of title: Water Division, Dept. of Transport &​ Works, Northern Territory. "April 1983".

Language

English

Subject

Water quality -- Northern Territory -- Alligator Rivers Region; Hydrology -- Northern Territory -- Alligator Rivers Region

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Darwin

Series

Report ; 49/1983

Format

3 volumes. ; 30 cm

File type

application/pdf

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Related links

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672725 [Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981 - WRD83049_v_1.pdf]; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672727 [Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981 - WRD83049_v_2.pdf]; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672729 [Alligator Rivers region regional surface water quality monitoring : November 1978 - April 1981 - WRD83049_v_3.pdf]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/229664

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672725

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672729; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672727

Page content

Technical Report WRD83049 Viewed at 14:07:10 on 29/07/2010 Page 17 of 440. 16. TABLE 5.2 (cont.) R. S. P. RATIO~.'\LE Al'\D COi'!.NEKTS 1114 This site was first sae1pled by \'ID ES in December, 1978 (cont.) ( :irst flow), as recorrmended by the Jabiru ~iorkshop. No \"IRB analyses were carried out. The gauging station was established in December, 1977. Some ~~EC sae1ples were taken in the area. 39lD NI~!.BU\i.~H:- This site is on Coo;oer Creek near Nimbuwah Rock, approximately 15 km downstream of Nabarlek. It is at a very well established gauging station. It is intended to be used as an indicator of all water flowing down Cooper Creek from all tributaries around the Nabarlek Site. Water is ;oresent 8-9 months of the year with water flo~.ving 6-7 months of the year. This site was first sampled by WD ES in June, 1979. It was not sanpled by iJRB. The gauging station \-vas established in October, 1966. So::1e ~A3C sam;oles were taken at the site. 391C U/S HURGINELL.~ RO.~.D CROSSIKG:- This site is located on Cooper Creek approximately midway between Kabarlek and Mt. Borradaile. It is intended to be a detector of ;oollution from Nabarlek. Water is present at this site 9-10 months of the year but only flo,;s 7-8 rooClths of the year. 3918 912 This site was first sam;oled by WD ES in June, 1979. The gauge board was installed in March, 1980. No WRB analyses were ca~ried out. UNN.''>MED LAGOON:- This is located on Cooper Creek upstream of where the creek enters the flood plains. It is used as the final indicator of water leaving Cooper Creek. As a gauge board has been erected further downstrea.Jn near Mt. Borradaile, sampling at Un!la::-r.ed LaGOOn has been aba~doned in oreference to this sitei GSS21-016 (RS? 912). This is~ a stream billabong and normally contains some water througho~t the entire year. This site was Zlrst sa~pled by WD No WRB analyses we~e carried out. gauging station are present. ES in June, 1979. ~o gauge board or !'-10UNT BOR?..P...Dt<.I LE:- The rationale of this s i. -:.e on Cooper Creek has bee~ explained ~nder RSP 3913, Unnarned Lagoon. This site was first sampled by WD ES in A?~il, 1980. No 'l'lR.3 analvses 'Nere carrieC. out. ':'he gauge board was installed a~proximately ~arch, 1980. I I I I I I I I I I I I I I t I I I t I


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