Northern Perth Basin - Geology, hydrogeology and groundwater resources

Research and analysis
Analysis of all available information on the groundwater resources of the northern Perth Basin

This bulletin represents the first compilation and analysis of all the available information on the groundwater resources of the northern Perth Basin.

The bulletin summarises the known distribution and structure of the major geological formations, and the hydrogeological features of each aquifer, presenting over 100 maps and figures.

The geographical scope of this bulletin extends from Gingin Brook in the south to the Murchison River in the north and from the Indian Ocean in the west to the western edge of the Darling Plateau in the east.

Please download the full document or individual chapters below.

Documents

Northern Perth Basin - Geology, hydrogeology and groundwater resources - full document
Northern Perth Basin bulletin - Chapter 1 Introduction
Northern Perth Basin bulletin - Chapter 2 Developing an understanding of the groundwater system
Northern Perth Basin bulletin - Chapter 3 Biogeophysical setting
Northern Perth Basin bulletin - Chapter 4 Stratigraphy and lithology of the northern Perth Basin
Northern Perth Basin bulletin - Chapter 5 Aquifers of the northern Perth Basin
Northern Perth Basin bulletin - Chapter 6 Groundwater resource availability and management
Page reviewed 8 June 2022