What may come as a surprise is that man-made solar salt evaporation ponds, including those that already exist near Onslow, Port Hedland and Dampier also provide an important habitat forRead more
All about the local environment (including flora and fauna) at the Ashburton Salt project site.
Looking after the land
We’ve drawn from the best studies available, and commissioned independent research to ensure we’re mimimising impacts on the environment.
Recent rains provided an opportunity too good to miss, said Environmental Studies Manager Laura Todd, who was determined to obtain water samples from the flooded salt flats even after beingRead more
This is a welcome development for K+S Salt Australia’s proposed solar salt project because it will have a positive impact on both the local environment and the project’s viability. PermeabilityRead more
Traditional Owners from the Buurabalayji Thalanyji Aboriginal Corporation (BTAC) worked with heritage specialists from Archae-aus and engineering consultants from GHD, to identify and record any Aboriginal heritage sites and tailorRead more
The monitoring equipment includes surface water monitoring stations at three separate locations, as well as a weather station, to monitor rainfall and impacts on surrounding water surface levels and flows.Read more