- Project No 4105
- Project Name Nutrient sources of Tilligerry Creek estuary, NSW, using stable isotope analysis
- Lead Organisation Hunter Water
- Research Lead University of Newcastle
- Main Researcher Richard Connor
- Completion Year 2014
This research investigated the impact of failing on-site septic systems and agricultural runoff entering the Tilligerry Creek and broader Port Stephens estuary. The results provided a better understanding of nutrient impact has on the receiving environment in the short, medium and long term.
Honours Thesis completed by Richard Connor in June 2014.