Delmas drainage channels

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WillemLubbe
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Delmas drainage channels

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Post by WillemLubbe » Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:18 pm

Willem Lubbe
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willemlubbe75@gmail.com
Local Authority: Victor Khanye Local Municipality
GPS Coordinates: 26° 8'28.68"S ; 28°40'57.67"E
Date of incident: Ongoing
Description of incident: Several drainage channels, each several hundred meters long dug throughout wetland system and left, see photos attached
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Marc de Fontaine
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Re: Delmas drainage channels

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Post by Marc de Fontaine » Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:00 am

Thanks Willem, will see that GDARD and DEA are aware of this and maybe they can assist.
Senior Water Quality Advisor Vaal Barrage Catchment, Rand Water
Secretary, South African Wetland Society

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