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Property of GF (George) and Z Walder, Brookton, Western Australia, Australia

Property of GF (George) and Z Walder, Brookton, Western Australia, Australia. [Document] [Special Collections]

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Surveyor's Report on WISALTS Soil Conservation System created by GF (George) Walder.

Comments: This area consists of a total of 5.7 hectares. No salt was evident but loss of production was. Neighbours land was feeding water onto small area. New method of plastic lining was used to intercept water and seal deep sand areas. Shire permission was obtained to use road table drain to discharge excess water to culvert. Total length of backhoe and plastic lining 172 metres. Approximate cost $360.

This document is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Date: 19 February 1984
Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Notes: 1 survey plan : col. ; 37 x 26 cm
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/53433
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