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Alice Springs town basin, review 2003

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Title

Alice Springs town basin, review 2003

Creator

Read, R. E.

Collection

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

Date

2003-12-01

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Notes

Date:2003-12

Language

English

Publisher name

Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Environment

Place of publication

Alice Springs

Series

Report ; no. 42/2003

File type

application/pdf.

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/229443

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672980

Page content

I- 9 1 10 100 1000 10000 Time in minutes or t/t' 1.6 1.8 2 2.2 2.4 2.6 1/ D isc ha rg e i n L/ s 4 3 2 1 0 Re sid ua l d ra w do w n m Y = 0.138 * ln(X) + 1.490 Number of data points used = 22 Coef of determination, R-squared = 0.802 Es timated T = 23 m2/day Figure I-8 RN 11595, constant head test 4.3 Sadadeen Zone, Eastside There are a number of bores in this area, but most have little data, in some cases not even a total depth. An attempt has been made to estimate T and K using what little data there is (Table I-4 ). Table I-4 Sadadeen, bores with yield data Recorded data Assumed Parameters Comments RN TD m SWL m Q L/s Pump depth m SWL m Dd (1) m Q L/s T m2/d (2) K m/d 13624 4.6 3.8 0.5 4.5 3.8 0.7 0.5 82 103 Presumably thin alluvium. Bore has probably not fully penetrated the aquifer. 14613 30 ? 0 24 5 19 < 0.05 < 0.2 <0.01 Calculation applied to weathered Arunta Complex 14614 18 ? 0 18 5 13 < 0.05 < 0.3 <0.02 Little weathered Arunta Complex 3330 24 ? little 15 5 10 0.1 to 0.3 0.8 to 2.4 0.08 to 0.02 Calculation applied to weathered zone


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