Hydrochemical study of groundwater seepage, Preston

Groundwater seepage, soil saturation and associated erosion and subsidence have been occurring adjacent to a college building in Preston, Lancashire. The source of the seepage was unknown, and thought to be associated either with naturally occurring groundwater or due to leakage from water pipes in the vicinity of the college. Determination of the source of…

Linhay Quarry – Tracer Test for Water Management

Linhay Hill Quarry in the Devonian Chercombe Bridge Limestone at Ashburton, Devon, is a limestone quarry which supplies a range of aggregates, ready mix concretes, asphalt, blocks, paving, sand and lime, for new roads and highways maintenance, building construction and agricultural use across Devon. It is planned to extend the existing quarry to the east…

Spectral map of landfill leachate

Bennadrove Landfill Monitoring, Isle of Lewis, Scotland

The Comhairle Nan Eilan Siar (Western Isles Council) Bennadrove landfill near Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland, consists of a number of historical and active landfill cells, with an extension cell proposed to the site (Cell 1G). Some of the historical cells are unlined and there exists the possibility that cells 1B and 1D…