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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

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application/pdf.

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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

C- 7 Site Date Title of Investigation Basis for Investigation Action A report in the form of a letter to the Regional Manager, LP&E from Woodward Clyde, November 1997. Groundwater Flow and Solute Transport Model - Alice Springs Railyard: Woodward - Clyde, April 1998. Human Health and Environmental Risk Assessment Alice Springs Railyards: Woodward-Clyde, April 1998. Phase 2 Environmental Site Assessments of Lots 1 to 23 and a letter about a lead investigation in the Alice Springs Railyard: Woodward-Clyde, September 1998. Alice Springs Railyards 1997 Groundwater Monitoring Event, September 1999, Alice Springs Railyard, Alice Springs, N.T: Woodward-Clyde, February 2000. Following the change of ownership of the railway yards in Alice Springs Self-remediation of a small plume which is not expected to migrate off-site. Monitoring is on-going. Former Co-ord Transport Depot: Stuart Highway, Alice Springs 2000 Additional Investigations Former Co-ord Transport Depot, Stuart Highway, Alice Springs: PPK Environment & Infrastructure Pty Ltd, November 2000. Following the reporting of an underground leak of diesel fuel by Ascot Haulage (NT) Pty Ltd from the former Co-ord Transport Depot on the North Stuart Highway in Alice Springs. The contaminated soils are being farmed to remove hydrocarbons. Groundwater monitoring is on-going. Ampol: North Stuart Hwy Service Station 1997 Tank testing - no known impacts Following a report of contamination of a storm drain downstream. No action required. BP Service Station: Smith Street 1998 Drilling in forecourt - no known impacts Routine check. No action required. Table C-2 Chemical analyses in the Town Basin Bore Date TDS Cl HCO3 SO4 Na K Ca Mg NO3 F Fe RN000610 12/12/1961 670 70 359 90 70 32 RN001797 25/09/1961 1695 12 1.6 RN001798 09/09/1963 2320 640 500 433 600 8 81 55 1 2 RN001907 08/01/1960 284 15 164 21 59 3 3 9 10 0.1 RN001909 01/08/1978 330 72 171 36 95 6 15 8 7 0.4 0.1 RN001909 24/06/1981 370 100 189 39 106 7 18 9 1 0.4 0.1 RN001909 24/09/1981 380 96 83 44 109 9 19 9 6 0.3 0.2 RN001910 06/07/1964 469 80 205 35 104 6 20 11 7 0.6