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We celebrate Woman in Groundwater Science

08 Sep 2021
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As South Africa readies itself for longer and warmer days associated with the Spring, water access needs are highlighted with water uses spanning drinking, other essential and increased recreational uses.

spring

This Spring, Nthabiseng Nooe

We Dig You! Groundwater Kids raising the flag for groundwater

03 Sep 2021
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Groundwater Kids

 

Latest News. Groundwater Kids @ the Conference!

"Primary Schools are an excellent Target to lay a firm foundation. We thank you for this opportunity " - Principal form Wonderland shared with the Conference Attendees.
"We hope to expand the programme to improve groundwater understanding at all levels."  - Dr Nicolette Vermaak

I wish to register but unsure of some of the Conference details?

28 Jul 2021
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A note on Water Divining by Eberhard Braune

23 Jul 2021
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Home News A note on Water Divining by Eberhard Braune

Water divining


The purpose for this note is that I am moving to a smaller home and am looking for somebody interested in my water divining folder that has built up over the years.

Here first a bit of background. I am long retired after fourty years plus in water resource development and management, initially in the then South West Africa and from 1978 with the Department of Water Affairs in South Africa.

Exciting Line-up for the GWD Conference 2021

05 Jul 2021
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Home News Exciting Line-up for the GWD Conference 2021

 The upcoming GWD Conference (Oct 17-20) Scientific Committee just released the list of approved Presenters.
Congratulations!

LIST OF ACCEPTED SPEAKERS

Jens Aamand Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland
Clinton Andries Atlantis Foundries/ University of the Western Cape
Dale Barrow GEOSS SOUTH AFRICA (PTY) LTD
Aqeelah Benjamin University of the Western Cape
James Berkland Nelson Mandela University
Carin Bosman CBSS
Hendrik Botha GCS

Groundwater Conference in IMIESA & Water and Sanitation

02 Jul 2021
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Home News Groundwater Conference in IMIESA & Water and Sanitation

Event Debrief: Talk on Stable isotopes in precipitation and the assessment of groundwater recharge mechanisms in the Johannesburg region (GWD Gau)

17 Jun 2021
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Thank you to Dr Khahliso that took the technical difficulties in his stride and availed himself to present his Talk again. Special thank you also to Mr Kwazi Majola (Chair GWD Gauteng) for inviting and facilitating this very interesting talk.
Home News Event Debrief: Talk on Stable isotopes in precipitation and the assessment of groundwater recharge mechanisms in the Johannesburg region (GWD Gau)
Thank you to Dr Khahliso that took the technical difficulties in his stride and availed himself to present his Talk again. Special thank you also to Mr Kwazi Majola (Chair GWD Gauteng) for inviting and facilitating this very interesting talk.

Event Debrief: GWD Talk on Estimating Groundwater Storage changes using GRACE derived data in the Vaal River Basin

13 May 2021
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SACNASP CPD EVENT "Thank you for this mind-boggling presentation" Mr Kwazi Majola (Gauteng Branch Chair) thanked Dr Khuliso Masindi after he shared with attendees on latest GRACE research results.
Home News Event Debrief: GWD Talk on Estimating Groundwater Storage changes using GRACE derived data in the Vaal River Basin
SACNASP CPD EVENT "Thank you for this mind-boggling presentation" Mr Kwazi Majola (Gauteng Branch Chair) thanked Dr Khuliso Masindi after he shared with attendees on latest GRACE research results.

The changing story of groundwater science (extract from Geobulletin)

29 Apr 2021
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Guest Editorial by Matthys Dippenaar Associate Professor: Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology Department of Geology, University of Pretoria We need nice stories about science, so we don’t have to perpetually defend science in a world flooded by intentional misinformation and misrepresentation of skill. As geologists we face this constantly when we share the fascinating stories of
Home News The changing story of groundwater science (extract from Geobulletin)
Guest Editorial by Matthys Dippenaar Associate Professor: Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology Department of Geology, University of Pretoria We need nice stories about science, so we don’t have to perpetually defend science in a world flooded by intentional misinformation and misrepresentation of skill. As geologists we face this constantly when we share the fascinating stories of

Event Debrief: Case Study-Assessment of the impacts of climate variability on total water storage (GWD GAU)

10 Feb 2021
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Home News Event Debrief: Case Study-Assessment of the impacts of climate variability on total water storage (GWD GAU)

SACNASP CPD EVENT

Assessment of the impacts of climate variability on total water storage in the Orange-Senqu River Basin:  implications for groundwater resources management by Dr. Tales Carvalho-Resende


Well done and Thank you to the GWD Gauteng Branch Chair Mr. Kwazi Majola for making this sharing & learning opportunity possible!