Reports: Bacterial Pollution Monitoring

MICROBIOLOGY REPORTS

Bacterial monitoring results for Saldanha Bay and Langebaan Lagoon

Monitoring of bacterial indicators (faecal coliforms and e.coli) to assess the effectiveness of adopted measures, is performed at specified sites on a bi-monthly basis.

11th December 2019

2019-12-05 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity is low through-out the southern catchment, with some bacterial counts through-out Small Bay (Saldanha area), with the highest counts measured at the Bok River […]
27th November 2019

2019-11-13 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity is low through-out the southern catchment, with a real increase in E.coli counts in Small Bay (Saldanha area) at Small Craft Harbor, Government Jetty, […]
19th October 2019

2019-10-09 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity is low through-out the catchment, with a slight increase at Pepper Bay, results, in general, indicates that the water is fit for full-contact recreational […]
1st October 2019

2019-09-19 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity is low through-out the catchment, with increased counts at Saldanha Resort, Bok River Outflow and Pearly’s. Results, in general, indicate that the water is […]
4th September 2019

2019-08-28 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

The bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment, with a slight increase at Bok River Outflow, results, in general, indicates that the water is fit for […]
26th August 2019

2019-08-14 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

The bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment, results indicate that the water is fit for full-contact recreational use in the catchment.
26th August 2019

2019-07-24 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

The bacterial activity was a bit higher throughout the catchment due to the July rain events that occurred with an exception at Hoedjies Bay sample point […]
26th August 2019

2019-07-10 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

The bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment, results, in general, indicates that the water is fit for full-contact recreational use in the catchment.
3rd July 2019

2019-06-26 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment, results indicate that the water is fit for full-contact recreational use in the catchment.
25th June 2019

2019-06-13 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment, results indicate that the water is fit for full-contact recreational use in the catchment.
5th June 2019

2019-05-29 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity at the Bok River measured high (700 cfu/100 ml) and is not fit for full contact recreation or filter feeder (mussels) harvesting.
1st May 2019

2019-04-24 G0412

These monitoring results indicate that the water is fit for use in catchment.