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Orange-Senqu Infrastructure Catalogue: Overview
  • Author:Bennie Haasbroek
  • Post date:23 October, 2013
  • Categories:Infrastructure

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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