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Waterloo Station : a report for the station manager

Details:

Title

Waterloo Station : a report for the station manager

Other title

R. Sanders and L.R. Rajaratnam; Water Resources Survey of the Western Victoria River District. Waterloo Station. A Guide for Water Resources Management.

Creator

Sanders, R.; National Landcare Program (Australia); Rajaratnam, L. R. (Lakshman); Northern Territory. Power and Water Authority. Water Resources Division

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Report No ; 24/1994

Date

1995-02-26

Location

Waterloo Station

Description

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

Notes

Date:1995; On cover 'National Landcare Program'. Cover title: Water resources of Waterloo Station. Bibliography: leaf [10]

Language

English

Subject

Groundwater -- Northern Territory -- Waterloo Station; Water-supply -- Northern Territory -- Waterloo Station; Water resources development -- Northern Territory -- Waterloo Station

Series

Report No ; 24/1994

Format

[15] leaves : illustrations (some colour) and maps (1 colour) ; 30 cm.

File type

application/pdf.

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/228968

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/673508

Page content

A GUIDE FOR WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT OF WATERLOO STATION SUMMARY List of Abbreviations List of Conversions INTRODUCTION EXISTING PROPERTY MANAGEMENT PRACTICES GROUNDWATER 3.1 History of Development 3.2 Groundwater Occurrence 3.2.1 Antrim Plateau Volcanics 3.2.2 Jasper Gorge Sandstone 3.2.3 Angalarri Siltstone 3.2.4 Alluvium 3.2.5 Kinevans Sandstone SURFACE WATER 4.1 Surface Water Occurrence 4.2 Springs 4.3 Piping of Surface Water 4.4 Gully Dams 4.5 Recommended Surface Water Storage Types 4.6 Selection of Sites for Excavated Tanks 4.7 Design of Excavated Tanks 4.8 Construction and Cost of Excavated Tanks 4.9 Waterholes 4.10 Turkey Nests 4.11 Pumping Equipment RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FUTURE MANAGEMENT OF THE WATER RESOURCE 5.1 Water Supply Distribution 5.2 Groundwater 5.3 Surface Water ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS REFERENCES GLOSSARY APPENDICES Appendix 1: Waterloo Station Bores Appendix 2: Chemical Analyses of Bore Water Appendix 3: Water Quality Requirements for Domestic and Stock Water Appendix 4: Site Investigation Procedure Appendix 5: Construction of Excavated Tanks, Turkeys' Nests and Modified Waterholes