2003 - 2006 Olifants/Doring River Reserve Determination

Project leader:  This study objective was to recommend a comprehensive Ecological Water Requirement (EWR) for water quality and quantity, for various reaches of the Olifants and Doring Rivers, two key tributaries, and the Olifants River estuary.  The study also reviewed the importance of groundwater to current and potential users in the catchment.  An additional deliverable was a River and Estuarine Health monitoring programme for assessing the efficacy of management actions in the Olifants-Doring Basin.

Additional Info

  • client: Department of Water Affairs and Forestry: Resource Directed Measures
  • from: 2009
  • to: 2011
  • country: South Africa