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2 edition of Dust abatement in the goldfields of Western Australia found in the catalog.

Dust abatement in the goldfields of Western Australia

Western Australia. Dust Abatement Technical Sub-Committee.

Dust abatement in the goldfields of Western Australia

progress report for 1973-1981 and situation review for the Goldfields Dust Abatement Committee

by Western Australia. Dust Abatement Technical Sub-Committee.

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Published by Dept. of Conservation and Environment in [Perth] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Western Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Gold mines and mining -- Dust Control -- Australia -- Western Australia.,
    • Environmental protection -- Australia -- Western Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Dust Abatement Technical Sub-Committee ; compiled ... by R. M. Nunn.
      SeriesDCE bulletin ;, no. 86, Bulletin (Western Australia. Dept. of Conservation and Environment) ;, no. 86.
      ContributionsNunn, R. M., Western Australia. Goldfields Dust Abatement Committee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN312 .W47 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 69, [48] leaves :
      Number of Pages69
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3203828M
      LC Control Number83108857

        ATMOS-5D and Dust­Alert+ aided Western Areas in reducing the overall dust deposition recorded at the location of the environmentally sensitive receptor (DRF) by . Western Australia is the largest producer with about 69% of Australia’s total. South Australia has not been a major producer, with records showing a little over 26 t, representing about % of the Australian total before production began at the Olympic Dam copper-uranium-gold-silver mine (Fig. 1). HISTORY OF GOLD MINING IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA.

        "Everything was covered in dust, and as I watered the dirt down there was just gold everywhere, as far as you could see," he told Australia's ABC News. "There was chunks of gold . Dust Particulate Air Sampling. Dust sampling can be conducted by using calibrated meters that provide an instant result or by utilising calibrated pumps that draw in air onto filter paper at a specific flow rate over a specific period of time.

      Over the Range: Sunshine and Shadow in the Kimberley is a book by Ion Idriess about life in the Kimberley Region in Western Australia.. Idriess records his experiences while accompanying a Nor'-west Mounted Police Patrol for twelve hundred miles through the Kimberleys, north of the Wunaamin-Miliwundi Ranges, between and the ranges were known as King Leopold Ranges. Australia's preferred bookstore QBD is Australia's preferred bookstore with millions of titles available across all genres. From Fiction to Finance, Crime to Cooking, you'll be sure to find a title that satisfies your reading extensive range includes fantastic discounts on best selling, new release and future release titles.


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