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Support to Phase 3 of the ORASECOM Basin-wide Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) – Plan: Overview

Overview The main objectives of this consultancy were to undertake scenario analyses, economic, water requirement projection and ecological support studies Read more

Water Resources Quality Joint Basin Surveys (JBSs)

The second 5-yearly comprehensive Joint Basin Survey (JBS2) of the quality of the water resources of the Orange-Senqu River Basin was undertaken Read more

2014 Integrated Water Resources Management Plan (IWRMP) – Summary and Documents

Purpose: This article will provide an overview of the 2014 IWRMP and provide links to the actual documents Related WIS Read more

Irrigation Water Demand Management (WP6)

Objectives The overall objective of the work package was to attain an overall understanding of how better management practices could reduce Read more

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Orange-Senqu Infrastructure Catalogue: Overview

Overview: Currently, the Orange–Senqu River System hosts some 300 built structures, among them 30 large dams and several large inter- and intra-basin transfers. It is regarded as the most developed river system in southern Africa. Whilst these structures have played an important role in development of the area, extensive water abstraction for urban, industrial and agricultural purposes has […]

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Orange-Senqu Infrastructure Catalogue: Reservoirs

The Orange-Senqu Infrastructure Catalogue provides an overview of the large Reservoirs in the Orange-Senqu River as indicated on the map below. Information on the Reservoirs are provided below : Allemanskraal Dam Allemanskraal DWA Brochure Armenia Dam Barberspan Dam Bethulie Dam Bloemhof DWA Brochure Bloemhof Dam Boegoeberg Dam Bondels Dam Boskop Dam Bossiesspruit Dam Daan Viljoen […]

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