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Tributes are pouring in, a loss deeply felt.

13 Jul 2021
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Home News Tributes are pouring in, a loss deeply felt.

 Rowena Hay: Founder and Director, Umvoto Africa (Pty) Ltd

Rest in Peace Rowena.

RHayThe GWD extends heartfelt condolences to Rowena's family, friends and colleagues- and all the people that she touched by look, deed and word - right through her commendable life's journey.

Conference YP Committee interviews Jani van Gend

05 Jul 2021
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Home News Conference YP Committee interviews Jani van Gend

InnovationAngelo Johnston from the GWD ConfEx2021 YP Committee interviews:

Jani van Gend


Introduce yourself?

I am a curious and driven individual who loves being outside and do not m

'Show & Tell' Highlights from the Hydrogeology Post-Graduates event (GWD WCape; IAH-SA)

25 Jun 2021
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"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)
Home News 'Show & Tell' Highlights from the Hydrogeology Post-Graduates event (GWD WCape; IAH-SA)
"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)

Event Debrief: Localizing regional scale groundwater big data using machine learning

04 Mar 2021
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CPD EVENT Following the Talk by Helen Seyler, hosted by the Western Cape Branch on 28 January 2021, Zaheed further extrapolated on the research into the applicability of machine learning for the forward prediction of groundwater levels and flow regime using results from the dolomite aquifers in South Africa, particularly the Romotswa/North West and Gauteng Dolomites.
Home News Event Debrief: Localizing regional scale groundwater big data using machine learning
CPD EVENT Following the Talk by Helen Seyler, hosted by the Western Cape Branch on 28 January 2021, Zaheed further extrapolated on the research into the applicability of machine learning for the forward prediction of groundwater levels and flow regime using results from the dolomite aquifers in South Africa, particularly the Romotswa/North West and Gauteng Dolomites.

Event Debrief: Groundwater, Boreholes, and Water Use Licences (GWD, IAH-SA)

06 Aug 2020
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Groundwater is not private property, and the use of groundwater requires a water use license or a general authorization. This is imperative for most environmental impact assessments, requiring even ongoing monitoring for the foreseeable future. The GWD together with the IAH-SA called together a group of dynamic ladies to present their experiences and findings around this very relevant topic that came up a number of times during social media discussions and via email queries received.
Home News Event Debrief: Groundwater, Boreholes, and Water Use Licences (GWD, IAH-SA)
Groundwater is not private property, and the use of groundwater requires a water use license or a general authorization. This is imperative for most environmental impact assessments, requiring even ongoing monitoring for the foreseeable future. The GWD together with the IAH-SA called together a group of dynamic ladies to present their experiences and findings around this very relevant topic that came up a number of times during social media discussions and via email queries received.

Event Debrief: Fate and transport of Microplastics in Groundwater (GWD Western Cape)

19 Jun 2020
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Home News Event Debrief: Fate and transport of Microplastics in Groundwater (GWD Western Cape)
This CPD event was hosted by the GWD Western Cape Branch, moderated by the Western Cape Branch Chair, Dr Sumaya Israel and supported by UWC student Clinton William Andries.