Mount Isa Mines, Ernest Henry in Cloncurry and Copper Refineries Limited in Townsville share a central MP-5 database with MP-5 clients installed at local sites.
Jason Alexander, Environment Technician, Ernest Henry Mine Pty Ltd. answers questions on their experiences with the system.
What types of data do you monitor?
Ernest Henry Mine takes the environment extremely seriously. We have a comprehensive, ongoing monitoring programme.
Statutory and ancillary monitoring data are collected throughout the year.
- Groundwater quality
- Dust deposition
- Potable water quality
- Effluent discharge to irrigation water
- Soil sampling to measure elemental penetration.