Water History Case Study

This case study of the history of water supply on the Central Coast of NSW asks the question: 'Where would you have put the dam?'. It was written to address those curriculum areas in the Geography Syllabus for years 11-12 that focus upon the management of water resources and land-use planning.

Entire Case Study PDF     Microsoft Word    
Where would you have put the dam? PDF Microsoft Word
The current Central Coast Water Supply System PDF Microsoft Word
Historical development of the Water Supply System     PDF Microsoft Word
Timeline of development of the Central Coast Water Supply PDF Microsoft Word
Choosing a dam site- criteria for selection PDF Microsoft Word
History of the Mangrove Creek Dam- an opinion! PDF Microsoft Word
Geographical context of the Upper Mangrove Creek Catchment PDF Microsoft Word
Hydrological context of Upper Mangrove Creek Catchment PDF Microsoft Word
Alternative scenarios for the Central Coast Water Supply 1975 PDF Microsoft Word
The Mangrove Creek Dam- weighing up the alternatives PDF Microsoft Word
Geophysical aspects in planning for the Mangrove Creek Dam  PDF Microsoft Word
Geology of the Mangrove Creek Dam site proposed in 1974 PDF Microsoft Word

Social and Environmental Considerations in the decision to build Mangrove Creek Dam 

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The heritage value of the Mangrove Creek Catchment PDF Microsoft Word
Prehistory of the Upper Mangrove Creek Catchment  PDF Microsoft Word
More on the prehistory of Upper Mangrove Creek  PDF Microsoft Word
The political processes in the Mangrove Creek dam decision        PDF Microsoft Word
The construction of the Mangrove Creek Dam PDF Microsoft Word
The Grand Opening of the Dam PDF Microsoft Word
Forward 25 years PDF Microsoft Word
Mangrove Creek Dam storage records PDF Microsoft Word
The worst Drought on record PDF Microsoft Word
Waterplan 2050- Lessons for the Future PDF Microsoft Word
Is Mangrove Creek Dame located in a “rain shadow”? PDF Microsoft Word
Appendix 1        PDF Microsoft Word
Appendix 2        PDF Microsoft Word
Appendix 3        PDF Microsoft Word
Appendix 4 PDF Microsoft Word
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Appendix 6 PDF Microsoft Word
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Appendix 11 PDF Microsoft Word
Appendix 12 PDF Microsoft Word
Appendix 13 PDF Microsoft Word