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North QLD Regional Manager I Principal – Hydrogeologist | Townsville

Dr Christa Placzek

Christa is a multidisciplinary earth scientist with specialist knowledge in geology, hydrology and aqueous geochemistry. Her recent research experience spans several practical fields, including mine site rehabilitation, and hydrogeology. She’s also highly qualified in isotopic geochemistry and the application of novel geochemical methods for forensic (i.e. contamination) applications. Christa’s expertise includes exploring better methods for environmental compliance at mine sites.

The aspect that Christa most enjoys about working at AGE is the close-knit team in the Townsville office she works in.

Christa and her family enjoy traveling together and/or traveling to be together. On quiet North Queensland weekends, Christa likes to spend time in the garden.