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.

Why the SBWQFT is testing for entero streptococci. Read the full article here

Water Quality Guidelines - Recreational Use

After we received enquiries as to what the limits are for water quality as it relates to recreational use, we have decided to upload the relevant document for your perusal.  As the file is quite large we only provide a link to download the file.

Download here: Water Quality Guidelines - RECREATIONAL USE

South African Water Quality Guidelines for Coastal Marine Waters – Volume 1:

Natural Environment and Mariculture UseRecreational Use

This is a draft copy dated 2019. As the PDF file is quite large we only provide a link to download the file.

Download here: South African Water Quality Guidelines for Coastal Marine Waters – Volume 1

Current bacteriological indicators

Read the correspondence between DAFF and SBWQFT (Barry Clark) regarding our current bacteriological indicators for the bacterial monitoring plan. Barry’s explanation to why the SBWQFT is testing for entero streptococci.

Read the full report here: Current Microbiological Monitoring

Water Quality Decision Support Tool

There is a recommended Water Quality Decision Support Tool from the National OCIMS.

Click to go to the OCIMS website for more information

 

Bacterial Reports Archive

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2024-05-15 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2024-04-17 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2024-01-11 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2024-01-11 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-12-20 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-12-13 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-10-11 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-08-16 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-05-16 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-04-25 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-02-05 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-03-21 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-01-17 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-03-21 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-01-17 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-12-28 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-12-15 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-11-15 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-10-19 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2023-02-21 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-09-14 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-08-17 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-07-19 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-06-15 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-05-11 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-04-13 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2022-02-21 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-09-28 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-06-15 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-04-15 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-03-11 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-03-02 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-02-17 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-01-29 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2021-01-18 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-12-22 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-12-09 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-11-25 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-10-29 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-09-07 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-05-14 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-07-22 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-05-28 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-03-25 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-01-29 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2020-01-16 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-12-05 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-11-13 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-10-09 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-09-19 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-08-28 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-08-14 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-07-24 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-07-10 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-06-26 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-06-13 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-05-29 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results
2019-04-24 G0412
2019-04-10 G0374
2019-03-27 G0334
2019-02-13 G1078
2019-01-30 G0080
2019-01-17 G0040
2018-12-19 F1375
2018-12-06 F1328
2018-11-28 F1288
2018-11-14 F1241
2018-10-10 F1127
2018-09-26 F1072
2018-08-29 F0969
2018-08-08 F0887 Rcvd 2018-08-20
2018-07-25 F0832 Rcvd 2018-08-15
2018-06-28 F0742 Rcvd 2018-07-20
2018-07-11 F0787
2018-06-13 F0680 Rcvd 2018-06-26
2018-05-30 F0635
2018-05-16 F0573
2018-04-25 F0497 Rcvd 2018-05-09
2018-04-11 F0433
2018-03-28 F0368
2018-03-14 F0299
2018-02-28 F024
2018-02-14 F0176
2018-01-31 F0112
2017-03-28 E0419
2017-03-09 E0340
2017-02-23 E0271
2017-02-09 E0188
2017-01-26 E0090
2017-01-11 E0028