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New Tasmanian Digital Elevation Model

A beta version Digital Elevation Model (DEM) has been constructed for Tasmania by MRT geoscientists Dr Claire Kain and Colin Mazengarb, including the most recent LiDAR imagery captured during the 2018-19 flying season. With nearly 60% of the state now covered by LiDAR, the new dataset provides an increasingly clear view of the landscape that has many applications.
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MRT News - October Issue

The October 2019 issue of MRT News is out now, containing information about licence application EL8/2019 ¿ Gordon Dam, a new digital elevation model for Tasmania, and exploration reports recently made open file.
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Thirty-Four Reports Moved to Open File

Mineral Resources Tasmania keeps exploration and mining records closed file (confidential) for a peiod of time defined under the Mineral Resources Development Act, 1995 (MRDA). Once that period expires (the MRDA specifies different conditions depending on the type of record) reports, data and other records then become open file and are made available to the public. See below for a list of...
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Recommendation to Grant EL8/2019 - Gordon Dam

The Director of Mines intends to recommend to the Minister for Resources that they grant exploration licence EL8/2019 in the Gordon Dam area to the Hydro-Electric Corporation. Anyone claiming an estate or proprietary interest within the application area may make comment or lodge a formal objection to the granting of the application prior to 19 October 2019.
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MRT News - September Issue

The September issue of MRT News is out, containing information about licence applications EL2/2019 - Mangana and EL16/2018 - Walford Peak, along with four ERAs opening for submissions in November. We also briefly discuss the upcoming 8th edition of the Fossicking Areas in Tasmania handbook.
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