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Alice Springs town basin, review 2003



Alice Springs town basin, review 2003


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E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Report ; no. 42/2003




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Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Environment

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Alice Springs


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I- 8 Table I-3 Morris area, bores with yield data, RN Recorded data Assumed parameters Estimates Comments Total Depth m SWL m Q L/s Pump depth SWL Drawd own Q L/s T m2/d (1) K m/d 2670 ? 18.3 1.2 25 18.3 6.7 1.2 19 1.9 Cz 11595 28 20 0.375 Constant head test figures available, see Figure I-8 23 2.9 Recovery suggests leaky aquifer 12245 37 Small 37 20 17 0.1 to 0.3 0.4 to 1.4 0.08 0-3 Cz 3-12 wP 12-37 P 12299 45 25.5 Small 39 25.5 14.5 0.1 to 0.3 0.3 to 1 0.01 to 0.05 6-45 P Water cut 39 (1) This has been calculated by the single drawdown method using the following assumptions: The maximum drawdown is reached with 24 hours pumping. Well radius is 0.1 m. S is 0.001 (2) Pump setting in bore folder.

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