Moera aquifer investigation

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An investigation to improve definition of the hydrology of the Moera Aquifer
was undertaken during 1997/98. The primary focus of the investigation
was the definition of the potential for the Moera Aquifer to the developed as
a source of municipal supply to supplement existing abstraction from the
Waiwhetu Aquifer.

Work undertaken included compilation of all historical data on the Moera
Aquifer, the use of the UWA-3 bore for an extended duration aquifer test,
and seismic reflection surveys to improve definition of aquifer structure.

This report summarises the findings.
Updated December 7, 2022 at 1:06 AM