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Floods crucial for ongoing access to groundwater

Floods crucial for ongoing access to groundwater

14 February 2015

New research in south-east Queensland is developing a clear understanding of the significance of flooding for sustainable groundwater use.

Extreme rainfall event recorded by the newly installed NCRIS rain gauge network at Fowlers Gap

Extreme rainfall event recorded by the newly installed NCRIS rain gauge network at Fowlers Gap

20 January 2015

National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS)-funded infrastructure at the UNSW Fowlers Gap research Station has recorded a rainfall event that greatly exceeded all previous records collected during 45 years of monitoring.

2014 research at the Wellington NCRIS groundwater infrastructure sites

2014 research at the Wellington NCRIS groundwater infrastructure sites

7 January 2015

A number of advances in our understanding of the timing and rate of unsaturated zone infiltration were made during 2014, thanks to the NCRIS infrastructure at Wellington in central-west NSW.

UNSW Groundwater Research at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting 2014

UNSW Groundwater Research at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting 2014

6 January 2015

The Connected Waters Initiative Research Centre team had a strong presence again this year at the AGU Fall meeting.

Reducing the spin-up time of surface water - groundwater models

Reducing the spin-up time of surface water - groundwater models

16 December 2014

CWI researchers have devised a new method that increases the efficiency of modelling surface water - groundwater interactions.

New global groundwater campaign by UN-IGRAC

New global groundwater campaign by UN-IGRAC

11 December 2014

The United Nations International Groundwater Resources Assessment Centre (UN-IGRAC) has launched a new campaign to raise global awareness of sustainability of groundwater use.

Australian Groundwater Explorer released

Australian Groundwater Explorer released

25 October 2014

The Bureau of Meteorology this week released a new online groundwater data tool, providing a comprehensive picture of Australia's groundwater resources.

Groundwater Infrastructure showcased at Parliament House, Canberra

Groundwater Infrastructure showcased at Parliament House, Canberra

7 October 2014

Martin Andersen and Andy Baker represented CWI at the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS) showcase event at Parliament House, Canberra, on the 30th September 2014.

Study ties groundwater to human evolution

Study ties groundwater to human evolution

11 September 2014

Our ancient ancestors’ ability to move around and find new sources of groundwater during extremely dry periods in Africa millions of years ago may have been key to their survival and the evolution of the human species, a new study shows.

PhD Opportunities for 2015

PhD Opportunities for 2015

6 August 2014
The Connected Waters Initiative Research Centre is currently looking for high quality PhD applicants to join our team.

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