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NCGRT supports new opportunities for research

NCGRT supports new opportunities for research

24 May 2011

The replenishment of water profiles after a decade of drought has provided soil and water scientists the opportunity to put some ideas to work.

Groundwater Resource Investigation

Groundwater Resource Investigation

19 May 2011

UNSW Year 4 Groundwater Resource Investigation students obtained hands-on experience with various hydrogeological investigation techniques at the UNSW Farm at Wellington, NSW in April.

Commissioning of new centrifuge permeameter facility

Commissioning of new centrifuge permeameter facility

10 May 2011

A world class centrifuge permeameter facility has been commissioned for the National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training (NCGRT).

Rivers buckle under pressure from climate, dams

Rivers buckle under pressure from climate, dams

21 March 2011

Climate change is likely to intensify the alarming rate of degradation of the world's rivers and wetlands unless water resources are better managed.

Development of 3D geological mapping and database interface complete

Development of 3D geological mapping and database interface complete

20 March 2011

This project demonstrates an approach for coordinating hydrogeological data to improve the management of water in a catchment.

Namoi Groundwater Forum 2010 a success

Namoi Groundwater Forum 2010 a success

10 March 2011

The success of the recent Namoi Groundwater Forum 2010 illustrates the importance of groundwater to the environment and economy of the Namoi valley and the significance of this research for management

Supporting stormwater reuse

Supporting stormwater reuse

17 February 2011

A new three-year research project to be conducted by CSIRO will develop a national approach to assessing stormwater and managed aquifer recharge options to advance the use of stormwater as an addition

Robust policy design for managed aquifer recharge

Robust policy design for managed aquifer recharge

1 February 2011

The National Water Commission has released a new report produced by CSIRO on policy design for managed aquifer recharge (MAR).

Islands of fresh water within seas of salt water: groundwater research in central Australia

Islands of fresh water within seas of salt water: groundwater research in central Australia

25 January 2011

New research published by a team of researchers from UNSW, ANSTO, and UOW has provided new insight into some of the poorly understood shallow groundwater systems of central Australia.

Major floods recharge aquifers

Major floods recharge aquifers

17 January 2011

While major floods can cause terrible damage and losses, they can also recharge groundwater supplies in aquifers.

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