The route for a drought-proofing gravitational channel from Northern Australia to Victoria passes through areas of suitable soils for irrigation – especially areas of vertisols or deep black clay soils. These soils are deep, fertile and impermeable when wet allowing … Read the rest
Month: November 2019
The route for a drought-proofing gravitational channel from Northern Australia to Victoria continues from St George in Queensland, past Moree in New South Wales before looping back around Bourke and heading down the Darling River Valley into the established irrigation … Read the rest
Here is our plan for a National Water Grid to drought-proof Australia – Stage 1. It shows the route map of proposed gravity-fed channels from the North Queensland collection points including Hell’s Gate dam into the Murray Darling Basin.
The … Read the rest
All the details and economic projections for the environmentally-friendly Bradfield Scheme variation proposed by Dr Stockwell.
What’s wrong with agricultural planning in Australia? The answer to this question is the ‘why’ behind the interest in the Bradfield Scheme. Pictured are the catchments for new dams identified by a long and detailed study of northern Australian opportunities … Read the rest