GMW's channel mapping improved by the use of technology

Andrew Miller
By Andrew Miller
July 31 2022 - 8:00am
NEW TECHNIQUES: The Z Boat can scan several kilometres of channel each day, providing a "complete picture", rather than estimates drawn from traditional, tactile survey methods.

Goulburn-Murray Water is taking significant strides in its surveying methods, using a small boat and drones.

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Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Journalist

I'm a general reporter with Stock & Land, with a special interest in irrigation issues. I completed my cadetship, with the Age, in 1980. Over my career, I've worked for ABC radio news (Mt Isa, Qld) and at provincial and suburban newspapers.

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