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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

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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.

 Professor Ian Turner
3 February 2015

Professor Ian Turner has been appointed as the Director of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Water Research Laboratory. Ian has over 25 years of experience in water research and is highly respected in industry and in academia.