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Land use and land cover change as a consequence of the South African land reform programme : a remote sensing approach
Over 18 years after the democratic government took power in South Africa, environmental changes relevant to the land reform policies are taking place because of unintended consequences of land reform policy. This study ...
Land use/cover changes and vulnerability to flooding in the harts catchment, South Africa
The purpose of this study was to determine the hydrological impacts of land use/land cover (LULC) change in the Harts River catchment from 1990 to 2010 using an integration of remote sensing, Geographic Information System ...
Determination of metal concentrations in vegetation, soil, dust, and water in the vicinity of a cement factory in North West province, South Africa
(North-West University, 2012)
On a per capita basis, cement is the second most widely consumed product in the world and its demand is increasing globally due to population growth and urbanisation. Manufacturing plants produce cement kiln dust (CKD) ...
Radionuclide and heavy metal contamination of drinking water sources in the Wonderfonteinspruit catchment, South Africa
(North-West University (South Africa), 2012)
The Wonderfonteinspruit (WFS) catchment is home to thousands of people, amongst them a significant number of informal settlement inhabitants, which largely rely on the Wonderfonteinspruit for domestic consumption on a daily ...