Assessing the exposure of identified chemicals used in the coal seam gas (CSG) activities in the Surat Basin, Queensland
Improving the understanding of the potential presence, distribution and exposure of identified chemicals associated with CSG activities in the Surat Basin, in southern Queensland
Developing a wastewater lifecycle management framework for onshore gas development in the Northern Territory
This fact sheet describes research project activities to develop a water management framework that identifies sustainable options for managing onshore gas wastewater in the Northern Territory, should gas resource development proposals proceed.
Understanding and managing impacts to biodiversity from roads and pipelines in the Northern Territory
Understanding the potential impacts of shale gas production on biodiversity in the Beetaloo Sub-basin
Perspectives on risk to local markets and industries
This fact sheet describes research project aims and objectives designed to assist community understanding of any potential impacts of onshore gas development on the image and place-of-origin branding of agricultural markets in south east South Australia.
Community wellbeing and attitudes to coal seam gas development in 2022, in Narrabri Shire, NSW
Monitoring changes in community wellbeing and local attitudes to coal seam gas (CSG) development in the Narrabri Shire, NSW, between 2017 and 2022
South Australia: The role of gas
This project explored the outlook for the South Australian energy industry and its economic implications within the context of the national economy and energy industry, with a particular focus on the role of gas, both natural gas and hydrogen.
Screening for potential hazards to human health from CSG activities
Scientists from CSIRO and The University of Queensland (UQ) have released results of a five-year research project - Identification and screening for potential physical hazards to human health from coal seam gas activities at a study site in the Surat Basin, southern Queensland.
Understanding the lifecycle of hydraulic fracturing fluids
This project will improve understanding of the lifecycle of chemicals used during hydraulic fracturing processes in the Northern Territory.
Understanding the integrity of Queensland’s coal seam gas wells: Cements, steels and microbial activity
This fact sheet describes a CSIRO research project designed to bring together information on materials used in cements and casings in coal seam gas (CSG) wells along with microbial activity that may impact CSG well integrity.
Evaluating the medium-term socio-economic impacts of onshore gas activity in southern Queensland
This fact sheet desctibes a CSIRO research project designed to update our understanding of the medium-term impacts of onshore natural gas extraction in Queensland’s Bowen and Surat Basins, by analysing socio economic data from last 10 years.
A review of the beneficial reuse and end use options for brine for the Narrabri Gas Project in northern New South Wales
This fact sheet describes CSIRO research activities designed to improve understanding of the beneficial reuse and end-use options for the brine produced as a by-product by the Narrabri Gas Project (NGP) in northern New South Wales.
Assessing the risk of forest fragmentation from coal seam gas activities for species and ecosystems in the Pilliga Forest, NSW
This fact sheet describes a CSIRO research project designed to improve our understanding of the environmental impacts of forest fragmentation from the Narrabri Gas Project on species and ecosystems in the Pilliga Forest, in New South Wales (NSW).
Decision support framework for
groundwater development scenarios
This factsheet describes research into stakeholder perspectives on groundwater management and climate change adaptation, supported by the development and assessment […]
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.