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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 8 of 440. I I I I I I I f I I I t I I I I I I 7. 4. PROGRAMHE AIHS AND OBJECTIVES 4.1 Jabiru Workshoo The objectives for this project were formulated by a small group under the chairmanship of Dr. Graeme Batley at the August 1978 Jabiru Horkshop. The objectives most relevant to Water Division's regional water quality monitoring prograrn.'Tle are: a. TO PROVTDE BASELINE DATA so that major changes resulting from mining ac~ivities can be detected. b. TO PROVIDE DATI'. which ~1ill assist. the supervising scientist on matters including ecosystem degradation, sensitive habitats, physical-chemcial-biological processes, toxic levels, etc. c. To quantify the MAJOR CHANGES T_li.KING PLACE BETI'IEEN THE ~iET AND DRY SEASONS . d. Development of understanding of TRANSPORTATION PROCESSES AND FATE OF CONTANINANTS likely to be released to the system from minlng operations~ As the monitoring network tv as developed and monitoring proceeded the major objectives were extended and may be sun'Tlarised as: To provide baseline data and to monitor the quality of any possible conta'Tlinant discharges in the region This is a modification of objective (a) but objectives (b) and (c) may be met by information derived from this data. Objective (d) is proceeding with major work being carried out in the hydrologic ?rogra~"e.


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