Stormwater outflow composition for the Australian Antarctic Division, KingstonEntry ID: SOE_stormwater_kingston
Abstract: INDICATOR DEFINITION
The composition of the outflow from the Australian Antarctic Division's stormwater system.
TYPE OF INDICATOR
There are three types of indicators:
1.Describes the CONDITION of important elements of a system;
2.Show the extent of the major PRESSURES exerted on a system;
3.Determine RESPONSES to either condition or changes in the condition of a system.
This indicator is one of: ... PRESSURE
RATIONALE FOR INDICATOR SELECTION
The information provided from these analyses is used as a guide in assessing the impact of the Australian Antarctic Division's impact on the local environment.
DESIGN AND STRATEGY FOR INDICATOR MONITORING PROGRAM
Site: Humeceptor traps at the AAD, Kingston Tasmania.
Frequency: Annual measurements
Measurement Technique: Samples are taken from each of the humeceptor traps before entry into Coffey Creek.
LINKS TO OTHER INDICATORS
SOE Indicator 78 - Monthly Electricity Usage at Australian Antarctic Division, Kingston.
SOE Indicator 80 - Sewer outflow composition and flow rates for the Australian Antarctic Division headquarters.
(Click for Interactive Map)
Start Date: 2002-06-01
Quality The analysis of stormwater outflow are undertaken on an annual basis for comparison with previous figures and the standards set down by state and municipal governments.
Measurement of this parameter is part of the trade waste agreement established between the AAD and the Kingborough Municipal Council.
Access Constraints These data are not yet publicly available for download.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
Data Set Progress
Phone: +61 3 6232 3389
Fax: +61 3 6232 3499
Email: neil.sorensen at aad.gov.au
Australian Antarctic Division 203 Channel Highway
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-02-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-04-10