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With the Bureau of Meteorology announcing an official La Niña event set to last for the next few months, water utilities on the east coast have been preparing for a wet summer — particularly in Queensland, where La Niña is also associated… Read more

At Ozwater’21, an AWA Water Quality Specialist Network workshop facilitated discussion around some of the most pressing questions facing water quality specialists around the country. The workshop, Water Quality Monitoring and Analysis On… Read more

In a boon for regional water security across Australia, the National Water Grid Connections funding pathway is supporting the development of a further 40 water projects, including the construction of off-stream storage dams, water… Read more


Alternative cyanobacteria management approaches

Alternative cyanobacteria management approaches

A Rohlfs, A Davie, J Pera

Aeration is conventionally used to prevent cyanobacteria blooms in source water storages but is often prohibitively expensive. There are several treatment products on the market that may offer an alternative approach to cyanobacteria bloom …

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Wastewater Treatment’s Nitrous Oxide Emissions

Better Understanding Wastewater Treatment’s Nitrous Oxide Emissions

D de Haas, L Ye

Nitrous oxide (N2O) is a major contributor to direct (Scope 1) greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs). Activated sludge systems typically represent the bulk of mainstream treatment processes,

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Digital Metering

Digital metering hands control to customers

B Nitschke, A Rohde

GWMWater’s urban water customers can now better track their water usage on their phone, computer or any other electronic device following the completion of an Urban Remote Metering project in December 2020 …

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Latest Issue, May 2021

Current magazine is part of the comprehensive communications suite for our 5,000 members.Launched just prior to Ozwater each year and serving as the official Ozwater magazine, Current publishes news and analysis, case studies, and the latest in scientific research and water policy.  

Each edition also includes 8-14 technical paper executive summaries. 

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