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Diatomix Trial – Hinchinbrook Shire Council Sewage Treatment Plant

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Project lead

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Industries

Conservation

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Reef Trust Phase 5

Funding amount

(not documented)

In-kind contribution

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Start date

June 2016

End date

June 2021

Summary

Using diatoms to reduce the amount of nitrogen & phosphorus levels within the Hinchinbrook Shire Council Sewage Treatment Plant Tertiary Wetlands.

Benefits

Reducing the amount of nitrogen in the wetlands may decrease the growth rates/presence of aquatic weed species.

Lesson

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Reference ID

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Last updated: 15 May 2020

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2020) Diatomix Trial – Hinchinbrook Shire Council Sewage Treatment Plant, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 May 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/diatomix-trial-hinchinbrook-shire-council-sewage-treatment-plant-bc16/

Queensland Government
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