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Since 1980, water tables across the Gnangara Mound have fallen by up to 10 metres, equivalent to a 1000GL loss of aquifer storage. The Western Australian Government, however, has released a draft plan to help rebalance Perth and Mandurah's… Read more

Name  Steve Morton  Qualifications      Bachelor of Economics (Honours)  Current Employer      Department for Environment and Water  Current Position    Manager of International Business  Describe a typical workday     Early start most… Read more

Space, water and technology were the three words that attracted a big crowd on the day of the last SA Sundowner for 2021. With a new spacious venue at the King’s Head, Matt Lama delivered an engaging and interactive talk for South… 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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