Workshop: MAR Essentials

This is for anyone who is thinking about how to begin and how to maintain a viable Managed Aquifer Recharge project.

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  • October 26
    2 days 8:30AM –  5:00PM
    1. $1,110.00 incl. GST


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Presented by the nation’s top MAR practitioners and scientists. You will have access to professionals experienced in the planning, feasibility, economic, environmental and scientific aspects of establishing a MAR scheme.

A joint initiative of NCGRT and ICE WaRM. In association with Managed Recharge; Wallbridge Gilbert Aztec and Water Corporation (WA). Supported by IAH and AWA

Issues we will address in both the Webinar and Workshop include:
• Introduction and Overview of Managed Aquifer Recharge
• MAR applications within Urban Water Management: Utility and Local Government Perspective
• Economics of MAR/Business Case
• How to establish a MAR scheme – water quality considerations
• Percentage of water recovered/allocated.
• Clogging in the Perth Basin confined aquifers.
• How to establish a MAR scheme – approvals and who to talk to?
• NRM Policy and MAR
• Establishing a MAR scheme – Technical considerations/tools & applications
• Risk assessment and management in MAR
• Interactive case study.
• Field Visit: Local examples – eg Mandurah, Hartfield Park others, including a re-injection demonstration.
• Establishing a MAR scheme – Engineering considerations
• Operational Issues and their Management
• MAR – Workshop Exercise