Technical and reference documents

Technical reports provide information of a technical or scientific nature and cover a range of matters pertinent to environmental protection in Western Australia. Technical reports may detail the collection, analysis and interpretation of scientific data, or describe procedures for monitoring or making measurements of environmental variables in the field.

Published Date: 31 January 1988

A study of inland surface waters of the Pilbara was begun in 1983 with the following longterm objectives:

1. To produce an inventory of permanent and ephemeral inland surface waters which identifies and documents:

(i) significant physical and biological characteristics:
(ii) land tenure:
(iii) amenity, conservation and recreational values: and
(iv) pressures arising from existing and potential land uses, human access and population centres.