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Evaluation of the applicability of diatom based indices as bioindicators of water quality in South African rivers
(North-West University, 2008)
Diatoms have been proven to be reliable indicators of water quality in many countries of the world particularly Europe. The potential use of diatoms as indicators of water quality in South Africa was tested in the studies ...
Towards the successful application of diatom-based biomonitoring in South Africa
(North-West University, 2006)
Water is a scarce and precious resource in South Africa. Not only is the quality and quantity of water available limited by climatic conditions but these resources are often impacted by domestic and industrial effluents, ...
Modelling the water quality in dams within the Umgeni Water operational area with emphasis on algal relations
(North-West University, 2007)
Based on many years of water quality (including algal) and water treatment cost data, available at Umgeni Water, a study was undertaken to better understand the water quality relationships in man made lakes within the ...
The application of diatom-based pollution indices in the Vaal catchment
(North-West University, 2004)
South Africa is a semi arid country and the provision of water clean water to a steadily growing population is currently one of the major challenges facing governmental organisations. Water resources in South Africa are ...