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Cave temperature study could improve climate change predictions

Cave temperature study could improve climate change predictions

11 June 2014

Researchers studying the hydrology of Wellington Caves in central NSW have made a discovery that challenges a key assumption used to reconstruct past climates from cave deposits.

Celebration of Science and Art at Fowlers Gap Research Station

Celebration of Science and Art at Fowlers Gap Research Station

26 May 2014

The CWI groundwater monitoring project at the Fowlers Gap Arid Zone Research Station near Broken Hill was officially launched on May 9.

NCGRT-ACSMP workshop: Aquitards, aquifers and mining workshop

NCGRT-ACSMP workshop: Aquitards, aquifers and mining workshop

29 April 2014

A research workshop on Aquifers, Aquitards and Mining was held 27-28th March 2014 at the School of Mining Engineering, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia.

CWI reviews heat tracing as a technique for quantifying groundwater flow

CWI reviews heat tracing as a technique for quantifying groundwater flow

3 February 2014

Subsurface temperature can be used to quantify surface water groundwater interactions simply by measuring the temperature at different depths in streambeds.

Groundwater monitoring at Wellington Caves: media coverage

Groundwater monitoring at Wellington Caves: media coverage

30 January 2014

Research undertaken by CWI at Wellington Caves to track groundwater movement was the focus of televised media coverage last week.

PhD Opportunities in water, groundwater and climate

PhD Opportunities in water, groundwater and climate

28 January 2014

The Connected Water Initiative Research Centre (CWI), UNSW Australia, is seeking high quality International and Domestic applicants to apply for PhD positions to start in July 2014.

Study to assess water connectivity in the Condamine

Study to assess water connectivity in the Condamine

18 January 2014

The project, led by Associate Professor Bryce Kelly from the Connected Water Initiative Research Centre at the University of New South Wales, will assess the extent of hydraulic connectivity between aquifers used for gas production from within the Walloon Coal Measures and aquifers used by farmers in the Condamine Catchment in South-East Queensland.

CWI at AGU Fall Meeting

CWI at AGU Fall Meeting

20 December 2013

The Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) in December was well attended by CWI staff.

ABC 7:30 Report (NSW) on Coal Seam Gas development beneath the Pilliga Sandstone

ABC 7:30 Report (NSW) on Coal Seam Gas development beneath the Pilliga Sandstone

3 December 2013

On Friday 22 and Friday 29 November 2013, the ABC 7:30 Report aired a 2-part special on the development of coal-seam gas beneath the Pilliga.

Prof Ian Acworth receives IAH President's award at Perth 2013 IAH Congress

Prof Ian Acworth receives IAH President's award at Perth 2013 IAH Congress

3 December 2013

Prof. Ian Acworth was presented with the IAH Presidents Award by Prof. Ken Howard for his research contributions to hydrogeology and his service to the IAH.

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