Gas mining could drain Queensland aquifer

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Gas mining could drain Queensland aquifer

Postby HVPA_research » Sun Sep 05, 2010 1:04 am

The State's largest aquifer could be emptied by mining activity, warns a new report
A report by independent hydrogeologist John Hillier said the aquifer was hydraulically connected to the Walloon coal measures, which the Queensland government is allowing to be dewatered for coal seam gas production.
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