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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1089345
Description: Over the next 20 years the population of Western Sydney is expected to increase by 900,000. Added to this residential expansion will be a focus on economic activity and employment within the Western S ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/135788
Description: Increasing awareness of the environmental value and importance of catchment systems, coupled with the emergence of legislative demands encouraging a holistic approach to environmental management, has ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/300823
Description: 14 page(s)
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/299597
Description: This paper presents a case study of the design and performance of various biofiltration systems using different filter media and different methods to measure hydraulic conductivity. Modelling undertak ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1148369
Description: Waterways contain a chemical signature of catchment land use, climate and geology. This is increasingly being influenced by the urban landscape and particularly the composition of materials and activi ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1140851
Description: Internationally, waterways within urban areas are subject to broad-scale environmental impairment from urban land uses. In this study, we used in-stream macroinvertebrates as surrogates to measure the ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/300819
Description: A major source of pollution of urban waterways is from urban runoff. Research over the past 20 years has lead to a greater understanding of the source and how to control many pollutants. However, rece ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/149690
Description: The conservation of biodiversity is a well-established principle of ecologically sustainable development and is an integral part of environmental policy and legislation in Australia. How the concept o ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/301730
Description: 13 page(s)
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/299598
Description: The objective of this study was to test the impact of concrete pipes on the chemistry of water and how this may be a factor that influences water quality in urban streams. While contemporary urban wat ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/26621
Description: A macroinvertebrate survey and water chemistry study of small coastal upland streams was conducted in the Ku-ring-gai Council area in the northern suburbs of Sydney. The purpose of this six year inves ... More
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Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/26475
Description: The management, conservation and enhancement of biodiversity and ecological functioning within riparian bushland present significant challenges for many local councils, natural resource managers and a ... More
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Date: 2006
Subject Keyword: assessment | condition | erosion | prioritization | stream | urban
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1243676
Description: 13 page(s)
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1165866
Description: 5 page(s)
Reviewed: Reviewed