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Meander Dam aquatic biota monitoring report 2012/13


Davies, PE and Cook, LSJ, Meander Dam aquatic biota monitoring report 2012/13, Tasmanian Irrigation (2013) [Consultants Report]

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This report describes the results of the 2012/13 monitoring of benthic macroinvertebrates and fish in the Meander River, as required under the Meander Dam Water Monitoring Program (DPIWE 2007). This program describes monitoring activities required to comply with conditions endorsed on the Water Licence and Environmental Protection Notice (EPN) No. 7345/1 issued for the operation of the Meander Dam.

As required under this program, benthic macroinvertebrate sampling was conducted once in spring (October-November) 2012 and once in autumn (May) 2013, using the AUSRIVAS protocol. Sampling was conducted in riffle habitat at five sites in the Meander River and Jackeys Creek.

Item Details

Item Type:Consultants Report
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Pollution and contamination
Research Field:Pollution and contamination not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Environmental Management
Objective Group:Terrestrial systems and management
Objective Field:Evaluation, allocation, and impacts of land use
UTAS Author:Davies, PE (Professor Peter Davies)
UTAS Author:Cook, LSJ (Mr Laurence Cook)
ID Code:93314
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Centre for Environment
Deposited On:2014-07-25
Last Modified:2014-08-14

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