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Calling for Comments: Environmental Management Screening Tool

19 Sep 2022
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ATTENTION GROUNDWATER SECTOR!

This National Web Based Environmental Screening Tool (https://screening.environment.gov.za/screeningtool/#/pages/welcome ) of the DFFE currently DOES NOT address groundwater aspects at all, and that means that sensitive

INVITATION: Written comments on the draft NWRS-3

10 Aug 2022
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Home News INVITATION: Written comments on the draft NWRS-3

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) is currently reviewing the NWRS as per the NWA. The DWS has to this day developed the draft NWRS-3 Version 2.6 and was approved by Cabinet for public consultation. The document has since been published in the Government Gazette on 29 July 2022 under Notice 47133 for public comments over a period of 90 days from the date of publication.

 

The Groundwater Year That Was - June 2021/June 2022

06 Jul 2022
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Home News The Groundwater Year That Was - June 2021/June 2022

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE GWD
to the Geological Society of South Africa

for the period June 2021/ June 2022

SPECIALIST DIVISION The Ground Water Division aims to serve the groundwater community in southern Africa, for the advancement of the science and technology of groundwater, and to promote the efficient use of groundwater and professionalism throughout the groundwater industry.

UNESCO Call for Consultancy on Groundwater governance and Data closing soon!

10 Jun 2022
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Home News UNESCO Call for Consultancy on Groundwater governance and Data closing soon!

Available Opportunity: Postdoctoral Position at University of Pretoria - Closing 17 June

09 Jun 2022
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Home News Available Opportunity: Postdoctoral Position at University of Pretoria - Closing 17 June

UPGeologyPostdoctoral Position at University of Pretoria on the Project Enhancing Sustainable Groundwater Use in South Africa (ESGUSA) on Managed Aquifer Recharge in Polokwane

Informed and research-based approaches to MAR will augment safe and reliable water supply for urban and rural communities in dry areas under increasing population and climate pressure.

Event Debrief:Decision support groundwater modelling - in spirit or in fact? (GWD GAU)

22 Apr 2022
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Home News Event Debrief:Decision support groundwater modelling - in spirit or in fact? (GWD GAU)

Event Debrief: What hydrogeologists need to know about borehole construction, pumps, VSDs and borehole operation (GWD WCape)

13 Apr 2022
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Home News Event Debrief: What hydrogeologists need to know about borehole construction, pumps, VSDs and borehole operation (GWD WCape)
HeaderDear past-Registered Delegate
 
Thank you for your interest and we appreciated the participation and apology emails of those delegates that just could not make it to the session.
As promised, please find herewith the link to the recording available via the

Event Debrief: Talk on Groundwater Development (GWD YP Committee)

02 Aug 2021
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Home News Event Debrief: Talk on Groundwater Development (GWD YP Committee)

Moderators: Oudi Modisha and Awodwa Magingi

This Webinar - organised by the Young Professional Committee, GWConfEx2021 - focused on the development of groundwater resources including the status of groundwater in South Africa, major technical and social challenges within the industry and ways to address these challenges.

The new SANS 241 standard is out for public comment!

06 May 2022
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Home News The new SANS 241 standard is out for public comment!
SANS 241-1 and SANS 241-2 were under review with the intention to merge the two standards in to one standard which will be SANS 241:

The new SANS 241 revised standard,  available on the SABS website, are now released and available for public comment with closing date 29 June 2022.

SABS on this page go to Standar