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.

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17/12/2020

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 […]
16/11/2020

Microbiological monitoring in Saldanha Bay

Attached please find 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.
05/01/2021

Bacterial Report of samples taken 2020-12-22

The bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment.
05/01/2021

Bacterial Report of samples taken 2020-12-09

The bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment.
01/12/2020

Bacterial Monitoring Report of 2020-11-25

The bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment, with some higher activity at Hoedjies bay and the Bok River Outflow. Results, in general, indicates that the […]
26/11/2020

Bacterial Monitoring Report 2020-10-29

The bacterial activity was low through-out catchment, except for Hoedjies Bay and Bok River outflow. Results, in general, indicates that the water was fit for full-contact […]
28/09/2020

2020-09-07 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity low through-out catchment.
05/08/2020

2020-07-22 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

The bacterial activity was very low throughout the catchment with the highest activity around southern catchment at Bok River.
04/06/2020

2020-05-28 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Results, in general, indicates that the water was fit for full-contact recreational use in the catchment.
06/08/2020

2020-05-14 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

The bacterial pollution monitoring results indicate that bacterial activity was low throughout the catchment with the highest activity around the southern catchment at Pepper Bay south […]
04/06/2020

2020-03-25 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity very low through-out catchment with the highest activity around the southern catchment at Bok River.
05/02/2020

2020-01-29 Bacterial Pollution Monitoring Results

Bacterial activity varied throughout the catchment, with highest activity around the southern catchment from Hoedjies Bay to Bok River, which poses a concern for full contact […]

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