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Implications of potential climate change for Melbourne's water resources

16 May 2007
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This study investigates the implications of climate change for Melbourne Water's water, sewerage and drainage systems.

It includes Melbourne area climate change scenarios for 2020 and 2050, implications of potential water demand scenarios and case studies on water supply systems, increased sewerage and flooding. The study also identifies potential adaptation strategies.

Authors:

CSIRO Atmospheric Research
Roger Jones
Paul Durack
Penny Whetton
 
CSIRO Urban Water
Jane Blackmore
Carol Howe
Shiroma Maheepala
Grace Mitchell
Ashok Sharma

 
Melbourne Water
Bruce Rhodes
Robert Yurisich
Udaya Kularathna
Simone Esler
Geoff Gardiner
Rod Watkinson
Merran Price
Keith Bonniface
Michelle Wotten
Tony Corbett
Alex Walton
 
 
 

 

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2007
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