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Development of a long-term sediments monitoring program for Darwin Harbour: A final report on the Rod Surface Elevation Table – Marker Horizon Pilot project MP2

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Title

Development of a long-term sediments monitoring program for Darwin Harbour: A final report on the Rod Surface Elevation Table – Marker Horizon Pilot project MP2

Creator

Goddard, Madelaine; Hutley, Lindsay; Northern Territory. Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Report ; 37/2019

Date

2018-03-01

Location

Darwin Harbour

Description

The aim of this study was to: (i) establish a Rod Surface Elevation Table – Marker Horizon (RSET-MH) network in Darwin Harbour and provide contemporary surface elevation (SE) and sediment accretion rate (SAR); and (ii) provide historic sediment accretion rates (SAR) at RSET sites.

Notes

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

Table of contents

Summary -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Background -- 3. Darwin Harbour mangrove environment -- 4. Methods -- 5. Preliminary results and discussion -- 6. Integration -- 7. Conclusion and recommendations -- Acknowledgements -- References -- Appendix

Language

English

Subject

Sediment monitoring; Mangrove monitoring

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Palmerston

Series

Report ; 37/2019

Format

61 pages : colour illustrations and maps ; 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/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/754646

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/754646

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