Examination of stygofauna ecosystems of the Beetaloo Sub-basin
This fact sheet provides an overview of new CSIRO research into the extent to which stygofauna present in water bores reflect their presence more widely within aquifers in the Beetaloo Sub-basin, Northern Territory.
Geochemical modelling and geophysical surveys to refine understanding of connectivity between coal seams and aquifers
This fact sheet provides an overview of CSIRO research designed to improve our knowledge of groundwater systems in the Gunnedah and Surat basins in the Narrabri region of NSW.
Community wellbeing and attitudes to coal seam gas development in south-west Queensland – 2014 to 2024
This fact sheet provides an overview of the CSIRO research project exploring trends in community wellbeing and attitudes to coal seam gas (CSG) development over the past decade across different industry phases: from construction through to full operation.
Microbial communities and their ability to degrade prospective chemicals used in coal seam gas activities
This fact sheet provides an overview of the CSIRO research project investigating microbial degradation of chemicals used in coal seam gas (CSG) activities in soils and waters in the Narrabri region, NSW.
Methane contributions from holding ponds
This fact sheet provides an overview of the CSIRO research project investigating the potential contribution of Queensland’s coal seam gas (CSG) holding ponds to methane emissions.
Investigating Beetaloo Sub-basin shale formations to improve long-term integrity of decommissioned gas wells
This project will assess the ability of shale formations in the Beetaloo Sub-basin to self-seal or ‘creep’ over time after gas well decommissioning, creating a natural barrier to movements of hydrocarbon fluids.
The more you look, the more you’ll find – measuring seismic activity in WA
Some facts on improvements in seismic monitoring and what this means for measuring seismic activity before and after industrial activities
Investigating the environmental, social and economic impacts of onshore gas development in the Northern Territory
In September 2018, CSIRO’s Gas Industry Social and Environmental Research Alliance (GISERA), partnered with the Northern Territory Government to deliver […]
Groundwater modelling and predictive analysis to inform CSG impact assessment, monitoring and management
This fact sheet describes CSIRO research project activities relating to independent groundwater modelling and predictive analyses in the Narrabri region of New South Wales.
Developing flood model scenarios for Cooper Creek
Enabling a better understanding of flooding in the Cooper Creek catchment in south-west Queensland.
Analysing seismic activity in the Beetaloo Sub-basin
This fact sheet summarises CSIRO research project activities analysing seismic activity in the Beetaloo Sub-basin in the Northern Territory.
Monitoring microbial communities in aquifers and soils of the Beetaloo Sub‑basin
Understanding microbial degradation of shale gas industry chemicals and fluids in the Northern Territory.
Improved approaches to long-term monitoring of decommissioned onshore gas wells
This research investigated options for long-term monitoring of well integrity in decommissioned onshore gas wells in the Northern Territory.
About onshore gas in the NT
CSIRO has developed some resources for communities about onshore gas and its potential impacts in the Northern Territory
Baseline seismic monitoring of the Canning Basin, WA
A brief overview of new GISERA research based on gathering and evaluating baseline seismic data in the Canning Basin
Studying groundwater systems in the Canning Basin in Western Australia
This project reviewed existing knowledge about groundwater systems in the Canning Basin to develop a more complete understanding of geological and hydrogeological information.
Mapping future transport for improved planning and operation in the Northern Territory
Construction phases of onshore gas projects can impact regional road networks through increases in the type and number of vehicles along many roads.