Ground Water Division of GSSA

Professionals for the responsible management and development of groundwater

Membership

Our members specialize and practice in groundwater specific fields, have a recognised qualification and are professionally registered by SACNASP.

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All our Professional Membership subscribe to both GSSA and SACNASP Code of Conduct

Featured event

Ground Water Division of GSSA

Professionals for the responsible management and development of groundwater

Membership

Our members specialize and practice in groundwater specific fields, have a recognised qualification and are professionally registered by SACNASP.

Professional Database

All our Professional Membership subscribe to both GSSA and SACNASP Code of Conduct

Featured event

Upcoming events

GWD Talk on Groundwater Management (GWD YP Committee)

28 Jul 2021 14:30 - 28 Jul 2021 15:30
Online
Webinar
  • Management
  • strategy
  • transboundary
  • social impacts
This Talk is organised by the Young Professional Committee, GWConfEx2021. The featured speakers will address the importance and challenges associated with good Groundwater Management practices. Not…

Dialogue: Enhancing water security through improved agricultural water productivity: new knowledge, innovations and applications (WRC)

04 Aug 2021 10:00 - 04 Aug 2021 12:00
Webinar
  • agriculture, new knowledge, innovation, WRC
This webinar seeks to initiate a conversation on the synthesis of existing knowledge, case studies and best practices related to agricultural water use and water productivity from the global South…

Career Pathways for Geoscientists - Hydrogeologist and Volcanologist (GSSA)

11 Aug 2021 13:00 - 11 Aug 2021 14:00
Online
Webinar
  • career
  • hydrogeologist
This webinar series introduces practical aspects of these careers in the geoscience industry.

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13 Jul 2021
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  • in memoria
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microbial
08 Jul 2021
Elanda
  • Groundwater
  • microbiology
  • microbial
In South Africa and several developing and developed countries studies were concerned with microbiological quality of ground water. This talk will explore some of the results from these studies and a focus on the quality of groundwater from the North West Province.
show and tell
25 Jun 2021
Elanda
  • students
"Objective of this event was to share information on post-graduate hydrogeological research amongst other graduates; academics and those in the groundwater industry (private and public sector). We have not had a networking event for a long time and there are now amazing projects on the go" Julian Conrad (IAH-SA Secretary)

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Opportunity to vote for the GWD Chair and Executive Committee and attendance at the yearly AGM meetings.

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A recent Poll Question to Early Career/ Student members:"What do you think would help better equip yourself in finding a job?" ..Which option would you recommend?

Showcasing your work to gain exposure eg. presenting at conferences etc.
0% (0 votes)
Attending conferences / workshops with industry professionals
100% (2 votes)
Learning additional content / courses at university
0% (0 votes)
Doing more fieldwork
0% (0 votes)
Having informal conversations with people in industry
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 2