Quote of the Week - 7/1/11

“I will then use relatively simple, cheap GIS methods to create maps of erosion hotspots that can be used for catchment management planning, and assist to target erosion control and reafforestation projects to high impact locations.”

- Charles Darwin University postgraduate student Sarah Hobgen who was granted a scholarship to continue her work in Indonesia to help solve water supply issues drastically affecting irrigation to crops, quoted in a university new release. She'll be using radionuclides for tracing the sediment flow.

Published Friday, July 1st, 2011

Written by Adena Schutzberg

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