UNESCO is currently implementing the third phase of the project “Governance of Groundwater Resources in Transboundary Aquifers” (GGRETA-3). In the Read more
Consultancy Call for Application: Strengthening Groundwater Governance and Data Collection and Reporting
Job Opportunities : Integrated Transboundary River Basin Management for the Sustainable Development of the Limpopo River Basin
The Global Water Partnership Southern Africa (GWPSA) is pleased to invite candidates to submit their applications for the positions of Read more
2020-2021 Orange-Senqu Surface Water Quantity Synoptic Analysis
Welcome to the first surface water quantity report of the Orange-Senqu River Commission (ORASECOM), for the hydrological year 2020-2021. For Read more
Khakea-Bray Transboundary Dolomite Aquifer Recharge Assessment
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Baseline monitoring of aquatic ecosystem health in the Orange-Senqu River Basin
The specific purpose of this assignment was to undertake the first baseline monitoring of aquatic ecosystem health in the Orange-Senqu River System and to support the broader joint baseline survey. The focus of this specific assignment was to investigate the Aquatic Ecosystem Health of the Orange-Senqu River System and includes a detailed assessment of aquatic ecosystem health indicators, including the impacts affecting these systems.
- Dickens, C. 2009. The OSAEH Programme – Orange-Senqu Aquatic Ecosystem Health Monitoring Programme. ORASECOM Report Number 009/2009.
- Todd, C & Koekemoer, S. 2011. Baseline Monitoring of Aquatic Ecosystem Health in the Orange-Senqu River Basin: Part 1: Summary Report
- Todd, C & Koekemoer, S. 2011. Baseline Monitoring of Aquatic Ecosystem Health in the Orange-Senqu River Basin: Part 2: Main Report
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