Promoting the formation of canga (Ferruginous duricrust) for iron mine rehabilitation, using plants and rhizosphere microorganisms.
The primary research goals of this project are to elucidate the processes that contribute to the evolution of canga and to enhance the natural biogeochemical cycling of iron in canga for the purpose of stabilisation and restoration of the unique 

 

Funding: University of Queensland International

Advisors: Professor Gordon Southam, Dr Peter Kopittke, Dr Emma Gagen

Project members

Anat PAZ

PhD candidate