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Quantifying the role of groundwater in sustaining Groenvlei, a shallow lake in the southern Cape region of South Africa
(University of the Free State, 2015-11-19)
Eight of the 21 Ramsar-designated wetlands in South Africa are located in similar geohydrological settings as Groenvlei, a 359 ha lacustrine wetland found east of Sedgefield in the southern Cape. Groenvlei is unique as ...
Environmental geochemistry of the Waterberg coalfields
(University of the Free State, 2015-07)
English: The Waterberg Coalfields represent the last area in South Africa which contain large quantities of coal resources. The most important issue with economic growth and development is to take measures to minimise the ...
Reconceptualization of the extended groundwater regime of the Vaalputs radioactive waste site
(University of the Free State, 2015-08)
Vaalputs Radioactive Waste Site is the only nuclear waste facility in South Africa that stores Low- and Intermediate Level Radioactive Waste. Disposal of waste is carried out under the authorization granted by the National ...
Evaluation of the vulnerability of selected aquifer systems in the Eastern Dahomey basin, South Western Nigeria
(University of the Free State, 2015-01)
This study aimed to evaluate the vulnerability of the shallow aquifer systems of the Dahomey Basin and formulate a simple vulnerability method with which data limited areas (which include the shallow unconfined aquifers ...