Christchurch > Drinking Water

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Ministry of Health. (2012) Annual Report on Drinking-water Quality 2010-2011. (Ministry of Health)
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Keywords: 2010-2011 earthquakes, Canterbury earthquakes, drinking water, drinking water standards, drinking water supplies, E Coli, earthquakes, infrastructure damage, ministry of health, New Zealand Drinking water standards, water quality, water supplies.
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URS New Zealand. (2012) Burwood Access Monitoring Database: Burwood Landfill. (prepared for Christchurch City Council. Job: 42171307)
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Keywords: Alkalinity, annual, burwood, burwood Landfill, changes, chemical oxygen demand, chloride, christchurch metropolitan landfill, database, electrical conductivity, groundwater, groundwater monitoring, groundwater quality, heavy metal concentration, landfill, landfill leachate, landfill leaching, Leachate, leachate plume, leaching, monitoring, nitrate, total alkalinity, trends, water quality indicators.

Environment Canterbury Regional Council. (2012) Canterbury Water Management Strategy Targets: Draft Progress Report. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council,)
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Keywords: allocation regimes, Canterbury water management strategy, collaborative management, cyanobacteria, drinking water, environmental flows, flow allocation, health risk, nutrient load limits, progress, recreation, sustainable management, Water availability, water characteristics, water flow, water quality, water quality.

Groundwater Team Environment Canterbury. (2012) Christchurch Groundwater Quality Monitoring 2011. #ISBN: 978-1-927210-2. (Groundwater Team, Environment Canterbury Regional Council, prepared for Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: annual surveys, cations, christchurch, christchurch groundwater, conductivity, dissolved Oxygen, drinking water quality, e coli, Earthquake, groundwater, groundwater quality, groundwater system, indicator, new Zealand Drinking Water Standards, ph, surveying, water quality, water quality indicators, well damage.
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Jebbour, N, Kovocova, E, Moreau-Fournier, M, White, Paul, Zemansky, G. (2012) Groundwater-surface water interaction in the Waimakariri river, New Zealand, and groundwater outflow from the river bed. Journal of Hydrology (New Zealand). Vol. 51. #1. Page(s) 1-23.
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Keywords: Aquifer, groundwater, Springston Formation aquifer, surface water, Waimakariri River.
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Bradley, B.A, Cubrinovski, M, Henderson, D. (2012) Liquefaction impacts in residential areas in the 2010-2011 Christchurch earthquakes. Tokyo, Japan: One Year after 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake: International Symposium on Engineering Lessons Learned from the Giant Earthquake, 3-4 March 2012. (University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering)
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Keywords: christchurch earthquakes, Earthquake, liquefaction, pipe network.
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Institute of Environmental Science and Research. (2012) Summary of Literature Impacts of Earthquakes on Groundwater Quality. (Institute of Environmental Science and Research Limited (ESR), prepared for the Ministry of Health)
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Keywords: canterbury earthquakes, damage, drinking water quality, earthquake Damage, earthquakes, groundwater quality, health risk, seismic activity.
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Goodwin, Miria. (2011) Canterbury Water - The Regional Context: Drinking Water - Chapter 6. Page(s) 85-96. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: canterbury Water Management Strategy, cyanobacteria, disease, drinking water, drinking water resources, drinking water standards, New Zealand Drinking Water Standards, nitrate, nitrates, safe drinking water, safe water, water quality.
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Horn, Chrys, Lynch, Pip. (2011) Wai/Water - 2011/2012. (Environment Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Canterbury Water management Strategy, conflicting interests, conflicting views, drinking water, irrigation, legislation, Ngai Tahu, Plans and policy, resource management, Te Runanga O Ngai Tahu, water body types, water management, zone committees.

(2010) A Healthy City: Drinking Water Quality. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch City Council, Christchurch City Council Water Supply Zones, Community Outcomes, drinking water quality, Indicator reporting sheet, New Zealand Drinking Water Standards, shallow groundwater supplies, surface water supplies, water quality, Water Suppy Zones, water treatment.
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(2010) Annual Groundwater Quality Survey 2010. Environment Canterbury Groundwater Resources Section. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: 2010, anions, Annual, cations, drinking water quality, E-Coli, Groundwater, Iron, Long-term patterns, Manganese, microbiological indicators, Nitrate Nitrogen Concentrations, State of the Environment, trends, Water Quality.
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Abraham, Phil, Hanson, Carl. (2010) Annual groundwater quality survey, spring 2009. #ISBN 978-1-877574-25. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: 2009, Aesthetic, ammonia, anions, Annual, Arsenic, cations, Changing land use, Chloride, drinking water quality, E-Coli, Groundwater, Iron, Long term trend, Long-term patterns, Manganese, MAV, microbiological indicators, Nitrate, Nitrate Nitrogen Concentrations, pH, State of the Environment, Surface land use, trends, Water Quality.
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(2010) Christchurch City Council Infrastructure Design Standard: Part 7 - Water Supply. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch, flow, mains, pressure, pumping capacity, pumps, resource constraints, storage reservoirs, submains, water supply, water supply network, water supply system.
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(2010) City Plan Monitoring: Drinking Water Quality in Christchurch City Council Water Supply Zones. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch City Council, Christchurch City Council Water Supply Zones, City Plan Monitoring, Indicator reporting sheet, New Zealand Drinking Water Standards, Water Supply Zones.
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Creagh, Karen Kviberg. (2010) Value and price: a transdisciplinary approach to ecologically sustainable urban water management. School of Environment, Faculty of Science. Vol. Doctor of Philosophy. Page(s) 259. (The University of Auckland)
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Keywords: attitudes, Christchurch City, future management, perceptions, preferences, sustainable management, transdisciplinary appraoch, water management, Water metering, water price, willingness to pay.
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Lim, Elena. (2009) A Risk Assessment of Northwest Christchurch Water Supply: Systematic Review of Lead Contaminants. Vol. Masters of Health Sc. Page(s) 102. (Canterbury University)
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Keywords: contaminant leaching, contamination, drinking water, health, health effects, leaching, Lead, lead leaching, lead poisoning, lead use, Northwest Christchurch water system, Pb, pipe corrosion, toxic contaminants, water reticulation, water reticulation systems.
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White, Paul A. (2009) Avon River springs catchment, Christchurch City, New Zealand. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences. Vol. 56. Page(s) 61-70.
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Keywords: Christchurch groundwater, Christchurch groundwater system, drinking water, groundwater, groundwater recharge, Recharge, water quality.
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Christchurch City Council. (2009) Quality of Drinking Water. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: A grade drinking water, aesthetic determinands, bacteria, bore water, chlorination, Chlorine, Chlorine Dioxide, contamination, drinking water, drinking water grades, drinking water standards, E coli, E-Coli, gas chlorination, inorganic chemicals, maximum Accepted Value, organic chemcials, Protozoa, The Health (Drinking Water) Amendment Act, water gradings, water quality.
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(2009) State of the Environment Monitoring: Drinking Water Quality: Satisfaction with the Taste of the Water in Christchurch. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch City Council, drinking water quality, Drinking water taste, Indicator reporting sheet, state of the Environment, state of the Environment monitoring.
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(2009) State of the Environment Monitoring: Water: Satisfaction with the Pressure of the Water in Christchurch. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch City Council, Christchurch city Council Residents Survey, domestic water use, drinking water quality, Indicator reporting sheet, state of the Environment, state of the Environment monitoring, water pipe flow, water pressure, water supply.
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Christchurch City Council. (2009) Water Supply Strategy 2009-2039. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: availability, clean water, demand, drinking water, drinking water standards, efficient water use, future proof, goals, objectives, policy, rainwater harvesting, safe water, strategy, subsidies, Sustainability, Sustainable management, sustainable water use, targets, water charge, water quality, water supply network.
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Choudhury, A. K., Sahu, N. C., Hughey, K. F. D, Kerr, G. N. (2008) Domestic Water Demand Management. Dimensions of Environmental and Ecological Economics.. Page(s) 435-455. (Universities Press. Please contact the Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management for access.)
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Keywords: aquifers, Christchurch urban use, christchurch water system, climates, consumption levels, demand management, domestic water consumption, sustainable water supply, urban water use, water demand, water supply system.

(2008) Drinking Water Standards for New Zealand 2005 (Revised 2008). #ISBN: 978-0-478-3181. (Ministry of Health)
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Keywords: aluminium, Ammonia, asbestos, colour, conductivity, drinking water quality, drinking water standards, Escherichia coli, faecal coliform concentrations, health Risks, MAV, maximum Accepted Value, nitrate, nitrite, pH, Public health problem, turbidity, volume, water quality.
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Fenwick, Graham, Scarsbrook, Mike. (2008) Natural purification of groundwater. Water & Atmosphere. Vol. 16. #4. Page(s) 12-13.
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch City, drinking water, ecosystem service, groundwater, irrigation, NIWA, pollution, sustainability, treated wastewater, water quality, water supply.
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Christchurch City Council. (2005) Water & Sanitary Services Assessment. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: abstraction, artesian aquifers, Assessment of Water and Sanitary Services, Avon - Heathcote Estuary, Avon River, chemicals, constructed wetlands, contamination, discharge permit, drinking water, drinking water demand, drinking water standards, ecosystem health, effluent, halswell River, Heathcote River, microbiological contamination, New Zealand Drinking Water Standards, Nutients, salinity, salt water intrustion, sewerage, shallow groundwater supplies, stormwater, stormwater drainage, stormwater retention ponds, Styx River, surface channels, swales, treatment of water, wastewater, wastewater disposal, wastewater flow, wastewater treatment, water reticulation, water sources, water storage, water supply, water supply risk factors, water treatment, wells, wet weather events, wet weather overflows.
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Wong, V. H. C. (2003) Investigation of Slow Sand Filters for Rural Water Treatment within New Zealand. Civil Engineering. Vol. Masters of Engineeri. Page(s) 162. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: drinking water, slow sand filters, water quality, water treatment.

Kerr, G. N, Sharp, B. M. H, White, Paul. (2003) The economics of augmenting Christchurch's water supply. Journal of Hydrology (New Zealand). Vol. 42. #2. Page(s) 113-124.
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Keywords: dollar, domestic demand, domestic water consumption, economic benefits, economic value, environmental issues, groundwater aquifers, water demand, water supply.
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Cullen, Ross, Dakers, Andrew, Fairweather, John R, McNicol, Jeska, Meyer-Hubbert, Gerit, Simmons, David G. (2003) Tourism, Water and Waste in Akaroa: Implications of Tourist Demand on Infrastructure. #ISSN 1175-5385. (Tourism Recreation Research and Education Centre)
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Keywords: Akaroa, peak flow, summer period, tourism, wastewater, water conservation Order, water management, water supply.
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Abraham, Phil, Hanson, Carl. (2002) Groundwater quality monitoring - annual summary, 2001-02. (Environment Canterbury)
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Keywords: acidic, Aesthetic, annual surveys, drinking water quality, Drinking water standards, hydrocarbons, ions, iron, long term patterns, long term trend, manganese, MAV, Maximum Accepted Value, microorganism, monitoring, Nitrate, nitrates, pesticides, pH, saltwater intrusion, surveys, Water quality.
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Ismail, Salim. (2000) Investigation of the Suitability of Aquatic Invertebrates as Biological Indicators for Detecting the Presence of Campylobacter Spp. In Recreational Water Supplies. Plant and Microbial Sciences. Vol. Master of Science in. Page(s) 241. (Canterbury University)
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Keywords: Avon River, Avon-Heathcote Estuary, bacterial indicators, birds, Bromley oxidation ponds, Campylobacter, Campylobacter Spp., Cockles, contaminant concentrations, drinking water, drinking water supplies, estuarine water, gastroenteritis, Groynes area, Heathcote River, marine mussels, Mudflat snails, recreational water, shellfish.

Hughey, Ken, Kerr, Geoffrey. (2000) Managing Domestic Water Use. Water and Wastes in New Zealand. Vol. 112. Page(s) 26-27.
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Keywords: Christchurch water use, domestic water consumption, domestic water use, incentive policies, water demand, water quantity.

Environment Canterbury Regional Council, Weeber, John H. (2000) Watering Christchurch: The Story of Well Drilling and Water Supply in Christchurch. #ISBN: 1-86937-370-7.
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Keywords: aquifer structure, artesians, Christchurch, geology, groundwater, historical overview, public water supply, surface water, Swamp, well drilling, well logs.

Hayward, S. A, Smith, V. R. (1999) Groundwater Contamination by Hydrocarbons in Canterbury: A review of monitoring data from April 1988 to June 1999. #ISBN: 1-86937-369-3. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: chlorinated hydrocarbons, chlorine, contaminants, contamination, groundwater, groundwater contamination, groundwater quality, groundwater samples, hydrocarbons, monitoring, New Zealand drinking water standards, organic compounds, water quality, well monitoring, wells.

Smith, V. R. (1993) Groundwater Quality in Canterbury: Results of the Summer 1992/1993 Survey. #ISBN 1-68937-239-5. (Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: annual sampling, chemical trends, chloride, conductivity, contaminants, groundwater, groundwater quality, microbial contaminants, Monitoring, New Zealand drinking water standards, nitrate-nitrogen, patterns, pH, sulphate, trends, water quality, well sampling.

Close, M E. (1992) Appendix Five: Groundwater Modelling for Christchurch Metropolitan Landfill Consents, in 'Christchurch City Council Burwood Landfill Consent Application: Technical Supporting Document'. (prepared for Murray-North)
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Keywords: burwood Landfill, christchurch metropolitan landfill, contaminant concentrations, estimation, groundwater, groundwater behaviour, groundwater patterns, groundwater quality, groundwater velocity, landfill, landfill leachate, landfill leaching, leachate, leachate plume, leaching, modelling, organic compounds, retardation, simulation, trace metals, transportation, water quality, wells.

Smith, Vivienne. Ruth. (1992) The Paparua Landfill: Hydrogeological, Geophysical and Hydrogeochemical Investigations of Groundwater Contamination by Leachate, Christchurch, New Zealand. Vol. Doctor of Philosophy. (University of Canterbury)
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Keywords: geophysics, groundwater, groundwater quality, hydrogeology, landfill, landfill characteristics, landfill leaching, leaching, Paparua County Council Landfill, solid waste, unlined landfill, waste management.
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Close, M E. (1991) Appendix Two: Assessment of Christchurch Metropolitan Landfill Groundwater Quality Data, in Council Internal Report 'Christchurch Metropolitan Landfill Dispensation: Compliance Monitoring Review'. (DSIR Geology and Geophysics, prepared for Canterbury Regional Council)
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Keywords: Burwood landfill, Christchurch metropolitan landfill, coastal environment, council internal report, drinking water, groundwater, groundwater quality, landfill, leachate, leachate plume, leaching, monitoring, monitoring programme, water quality, water quality indicators.

Close, M E, Dillon, P J, Scott, R I. (1989) Diffuse-Source Nitrate Contamination of Groundwater in New Zealand and Australia. Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium - Comparisons in Austral Hydrology, 23-30 November 1989. (The Institute of Engineers, Australia)
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Keywords: aquifer, Christchurch, contaminant concentration, diffuse pollution, environmental issues, fertiliser, groundwater, groundwater system, health risk, leaching, lincoln, nitrate, nitrate concentrations, nitrate leaching, nitrogen, samples.

Close, M E, Hodgson, L R, Tod, G. (1989) Field evaluation of fluorescent whitening agents and sodium tripolyphosphate as indicators of septic tank contamination in domestic wells. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. Vol. 23. #4. Page(s) 563-568.
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Keywords: bacteria, chemical analysis, domestic wells, drinking water standards, effluent, faecal coliform, fluorescent whitening agents, groundwater, groundwater quality, new Zealand drinking water standards, septic tank, sodium tripolyphosphate, water quality, water quality indicators, wells, Yaldhurst.

Brailsford, G. W, Brown, L. J, Burden, R. J, Stewart, M. K, Taylor, C. B, Wilson, D. D. (1989) Sources and Flow of North Canterbury Plains Groundwater, New Zealand. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 106. #3-4. Page(s) 311-340.
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Keywords: Artesian aquifers, Canterbury Plains, christchurch Aquifers, Christchurch drinking water, Confined aquifers, drinking water, flow patterns, groundwater, groundwater flow, groundwater source, infiltration, recharge sources, river recharge.
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Bathurst, E T. (1989) Water Supplies of the Christchurch District (excluding Greater Christchurch City): chemical analyses. Water Supplies of New Zealand Series. (Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Chemistry Division)
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Keywords: chemical concentrations, Chemical contaminants, drinking water, new Zealand Drinking Water Standards, potable water, public water supply, school water supply, water quality, water supplies.

Allan, S. J, Bathurst, E. T. J. (1985) Water Supplies of the Christchurch District Chemical Analysis. #ISSN: 0369-6790. (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research – Chemistry Division (DSIR))
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Keywords: analysis, bacteriological concentrations, bacteriological data, chemical analysis, chemical data, Christhcurch City, concentrations, Heathcote County, Lyttelton Borough, raw data, Riccarton Borough, sampling, Waimari District, water quality.

Chilton, Chas. (1924) The Christchurch Artesians and the City Water Supply. (Lyttelton Times Company, Limited)
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Keywords: artesians, Christchurch artesian, drinking water, fire prevention, fish, flow characteristics, formation of the groundwater resource, groundwater resource, high pressured water supply, radio-activity, reservoirs, water supply, well records, well sinking.

Hilgendorf, F W. (1916) Fluctuations in the Water-Level of some Artesian Wells in the Christchurch Area. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute. Vol. 49. Page(s) 491-493.
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Keywords: Christchurch groundwater, groundwater, groundwater wells, history, water supply, well logging.
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Farr, C. C, Florance, D C. (1910) The Radio-Activity of the Artesian-Water System of Christchurch; and the Influence of Ripples on the Gas Content of the Artesian Waters of Christchurch.
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Keywords: Artesian-water, Christchurch, Christchurch groundwater, gas content, groundwater supply, historical data, Historical overview, radio-activity, water samples, wells.

Messrs. E Dobson & Son. (1880) A Review of the Gravitation and Artesian Schemes of Water Supply, adopted by the City Council for submission to the ratepayers of Christchurch. Lyttleton Times, April 3.
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Keywords: Artesian aquifers, artesian Water Supply, christchurch water, christchurch water supply, cylinders, economic cost, fire fighting, gravitational supply, historical data, historical overview, pipes, pumping, reticulation, water quality, water supplies, water supply, water supply system.

Dobson, A. D. (1880) Christchurch Water Supply.
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Keywords: Artesian Water Supply, Christchurch Water Supply, council meetings, historical overview, historical resource, hydraulic power, pumping stations, Timaru Water Works.

Christchurch City Council. (1879) Reports of the Christchurch Water Supply, submitted on the 8th December 1879. (Christchurch City Council)
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Keywords: Christchurch City Council meeting, Christchurch water supply, Christchurch water use, distribution, drinking water, historical resource, Pipe requirements, project cost, water distribution network, Water supply network.