Russell Water Resources

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Objectives
3. Description of study area
4. Water use
5. Groundwater resource assessment programme
6. Survey of existing water bores
7. Investigation drilling
8. Occurrence and distribution of groundwater
9. Pump tests
10. Water quality and contamination
11. Groundwater levels - Piezometric contours
12. Seawater intrusion
13. Groundwater availability - 'Safe yield'
14. Alternative water sources
15. Summary and conclusions
16. Recommendations
References
Glossary

Appendix 1 - Investigation bore logs
Appendix 2 - List of water rights
Appendix 3 - Water quality classification standards (W&S Act)
Appendix 4 - Water quality classification standards (Draft W&S Bill)

 

Published: 14 Oct 2014