Dry and Wet season aerial reconnaissance of Magela Creek and East Alligator River, with brief notes on the geomorphology of the area

1998

Internal Report 305
Saynor MJ & Erskine WDbr /> Supervising Scientist Division
Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts

About the report

Between 24/5/97 and 8/6/97, Dr Wayne Erskine, University of New South Wales, visited the Erosion and Hydrology Group at eriss to investigate future research projects. As part of this visit, an aerial reconnaissance of Magela Creek and the East Alligator River was undertaken using a Bell Jet-Ranger helicopter. This report describes both flights and comments on the photographs and slides that were taken. Notes on the geomorphology have been added to highlight particular landforms and their significance.