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The Risk of Salinity due to Irrigation Developments in the Western Davenport Basin, Northern Territory

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Title
The Risk of Salinity due to Irrigation Developments in the Western Davenport Basin, Northern Territory
Creator
Cook, P. G; Keane, R.; Australia. The National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training
Collection
E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT
Date
2021-12
Location
Western Davenport Region
Abstract
This report provides an initial assessment of the potential for salinisation of groundwater within the Western Davenport region from irrigation developments. The assessment focusses on the Central Plains region, which is most likely to be the target for irrigation development.
Notes
Made available by via Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT)
Table of contents
Executive Summary -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Background -- 3. Risk Assessment -- 4. Discussion -- 5. Conclusions and Recommendations -- References -- Appendix 1. Salt recycling model when C0 ≠ CG -- Appendix 2. Salinity Correlation -- Appendix 3. Soil parameters -- Appendix 4. Scenario Salinity Risk Maps
Language
English
Subject
Groundwater; Northern Territory; Western Davenport; Salt recycling model
Publisher name
Northern Territory Government
Place of publication
Darwin
Format
viii, 70 pages : colour illustrations and maps ; 30 cm
File type
application/pdf
ISBN
9781925562675
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/10070/858822
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/858823

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