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Shoalhaven Heads
19 May 2015

The Water Research Laboratory has been commissioned by Shoalhaven City Council to examine methods for improving flows of the Shoalhaven River at Shoalhaven Heads.

23 April 2015

This month’s edition of the AWA Journal features two articles by Doug Anderson, WRL’s Principal Engineer for Groundwater and Modelling entitled “Understanding the risks of CSG extraction to water resources” and “Reducing uncertainty in CSG... read more

Manly Dam Overtopping
22 April 2015

The spilling of Many Dam has received saturation coverage in the media this morning (pun intended). For the record, this occurs about once every 5 years.

Narrabeen Storm Damage
22 April 2015

Waves in Sydney reached a massive 14.9 m yesterday afternoon, causing major erosion up and down Sydney’s coastline. Here’s a before and after look at the damage at Narrabeen Beach, taken from WRL’s permanent coastal imaging station.... read more

8 April 2015

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UNSW (Sydney, Australia) is seeking to appoint an academic in the discipline of Water Engineering.