Cape Nature weather station


  • National scale assessment of groundwater recharge, groundwater use and groundwater classification
  • Regional scale assessments of Resource Directed Measures (RDM) as required by the National Water Act, 1998
  • Development and testing of guidelines on Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM)
  • National scale development of groundwater vulnerability maps
  • Determination of suitable methods for the mapping of groundwater dependent ecosystems

Groundwater drilling


  • Municipal scale development, management and monitoring of groundwater resources
  • Validating and verifying water use within Water Management Areas
  • Development of geodatabases, GIS and remote sensing for a range of projects
  • Assessing the potential impact of: petroleum pollution/ landfills/ mining/ waste water treatment works/ cemeteries on groundwater
  • Numerous groundwater supply projects at differing scales

Projects have been completed in the following countries: Sweden, Thailand, Mongolia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Namibia and South Africa.