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Title: Daly Basin Drilling, 2009
Author: Tickell, S. J. (Steven)
metadata.ebooks.dc.contributor.corpauthor: Northern Territory. Department of Natural Resources, Environment, the Arts and Sport
Publication location: Palmerston
Publisher: Northern Territory Government
Publication date: 2010-05-01
Related link: Daly Basin drilling, 2011 : technical report / S. Tickell.
Daly Basin Drilling, 2010 / S. Tickell
Notes: Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT)
Description / Abstract: Monitoring bores were installed at three sites on NT Portion 6074 adjacent to the main discharge zone of the Oolloo aquifer along the Daly River. The aquifer in that area is overlain by up to 54 m of Cretaceous clays and sands with a red shaly clay at or near the base that acts as a confining layer. The main springs in the river occur at the limit of the confining layer. A combination of topography and gentle geological structure cause the Oolloo Dolostone to be close to the surface in the spring zone. The spring waters are sourced from the Oolloo aquifer but many issue through a thin covering of sandy Cretaceous sediments.
Physical Description: 1 volume (various paging) : colour illustrations and maps ; 30 cm.
ISBN: 9781921519703
Series: Report 8/2010
Language: English
Subject: Bores -- Northern Territory -- Daly River Basin
Drilling -- Northern Territory -- Daly region
Aquifers -- Northern Territory -- Daly River Basin
Geology -- Northern Territory -- Daly River Region
Groundwater -- Northern Territory -- Oolloo Region
Subject Location: Daly River
Citation address: https://hdl.handle.net/10070/252825
Access: Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)
Copyright owner: Northern Territory Government
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