Thursday 30 July 2020
Kevin Boland has studies tropical lakes and reservoirs for more than four decades. He will show us how unpredictable storms and cyclones that occur in the ‘wet’ season generate enormous forces that drive mixing and turbulence in Darwin’s water supply reservoirs. This mixing causes rapid changes in water quality that may affect consumers and cause problems for water supply managers. The webinar provides explanations of the primary physics of forces and their interaction with water column stability. Periods of calm will be shown to ‘stabilise’ the water column of the reservoirs but influence differing water quality changes in each; even though they are mere kilometres apart. We will learn how varying seasonal physics drives the behaviour of Australia’s monsoonal lakes.
12pm - 1pm AEST via ZOOM
Register Non Members
A Zoom Webinar link will be sent to all registered attendees in the AM of the 30th July
For more information, please contact Christy Jones - State Manager, Northern Territory at firstname.lastname@example.org