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  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1982-09)
    In this report an attempt is made to synthesis available information on the Botriviervlei and Kleimond estuary. The name Bot River is probably a direct reference to the slow flowing nature of the river and derived from ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1981-04)
    This report entails available historical information on Buffels estuary and abiotic and biotic characteristics found in the estuary are presented. Although the Buffels River has a relatively large catchment compared with ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1981-04)
    The Gamtoos has the fourth largest catchment of all the Cape rivers, with an area of 34 438 km2 which extends right up into the Great Karoo. Two large tributaries drain the eastern extremity of the Nuweveld Mountain range ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1981-06)
    The state of knowledge of the Groen is poor. The area, being remote, has received little attention in the past and the bulk of information in this report originates from the Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit (ECRU) survey. ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (National Research Institute for Oceanology, CSIR, 1982-06)
    This report provides an overview of the Hartenbos estuary of the Cape Coast dealing with aspects such as climate, geology, soils, catchments, run-off, vegetations, oceanography and estuaries. In this report available ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1981-06)
    The Holgat is not an estuary in the true sense, due to a combination of factors. Although the catchment has an area of 1500 km2, the Holgat last flowed in 1925. The main reason for this appears to be the low rainfall in ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1982-06)
    A detailed account of the history of the Kowie estuary and the attempts to develop a harbour at the mouth of the river are given in the “Basket Work Harbour”. (Turpin, 1964). As far as could be ascertained, the river has ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (National Research Institute for Oceanology, CSIR, 1982-10)
    This report provides information about Lourens River. The Lourens River was known in the late 17th century as the Tweederivier, since it was the second river crossed on the journey from the Cape Peninsula to the Hottentots ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1982-01)
    This report provides historical overview on river catchment, ecology, biotic and abiotic characteristics and available information on the Rooiels estuary. The Rooiels estuary is a small but ecologically healthy system on ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1981-04)
    The estuary falls within a strict security area of the Koingnaas mining concession of De Beers Consolidated Diamond Mines. Due to the active mining operations in the immediate vicinity of the estuary, security clearance ...
  • Estuarine and Coastal Research Unit, ECRU (CSIR, National Research Institute for Oceanology, 1982-02)
    This report provides historical overview on river catchment, ecology, biotic and abiotic characteristics and available information on the Uilkraals estuary. The Uilkraals has a relatively small Table Mountain Sandstone ...