CSIR. The CSIR
(formerly known as the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research)
is Africa's largest scientific and technological research, development
and implementation organisation.
CSIRO Land and
Water in Adelaide, Australia
of Water Affaird and Forestry of South Africa.
South Africa Environmental
Project. SAEP is a non-profit organisation incorporated under
the laws of the District of Columbia to promote the public interest
and further the empowerment of individuals, communities, and institutions
in a wide range of activities involving the human and natural environments
in Southern Africa.
Water Research Commission.
This site provides water research information and status in South
Municipal Demarcation Board
Das Deutsche Klimarechenzentrum
(DKRZ) The DKRZ located in Hamburg is the Service Center for
Climate Researchers in Germany. You can find a lot of interesting
software, including visulization packages.
Ground Water Modeling Center at the Colorado School of Mines. This
center provides software and training courses.
für Hydromechanik und Wasserwirtschaft (IHW) der ETH Zürich
Water Research Institute of Environment Canada.
University of Alabama.
of Massachusetts (Dept of Civil and Environmental Engineering).
This page provides free groundwater management software MODOFC.
by the Dept. of Geology and Geological Engineering of CSM A
geostatistical uncertainty analysis package applied to groundwater
flow and contaminant transport modelling.
of AQTESOLV, an all-in-one package for the analysis of pumping tests,
slug tests and single-well tests.
C Vision Pty
Ltd Provides software for the environmental, CAD, geotechnical,
mining, petroleum and related industries.
Visit here for more information about MODMAN, MODFLOWT and others.
Group Here you can find a lot of MODFLOW related software and
software for hydrology, air pollution and geology
S. S. Papadopulos
You can download software from SSPA, e.g. MT3D.
Computing Visit and get more about PEST here.
Department of Agriculture, the Provincial Departments of Agriculture
and the Agricultural Research Council (ARC)
Data Dissemination Service (ADDS) Statistical and map data on
Africa, arranged according to geographical area, region or country,
and themes sections. Agricultural statistics, agricultural/cropping
maps, and hydrology.
Council Information on the Council and its institutions: Specialist
Institutions (Agrimetrics, Agricultural Engineering, Soil, Climate
and Water), Animal Sciences Institutions, and Plant Sciences Institutions,
publications, services, news, events, and links to magazines, South
African and international sites.
Land and Agriculture
Policy Centre Contributes to sustainable rural development.
Programmes: Natural Resource Management; Rural Development; Agricultural
Policy; and Land Reforms. Publications.
and Forage Institute Formerly known as Roodeplaat. Focus on
the development of integrated land-use strategies aimed at sustainable
livestock and wildlife management systems. Research fields: vegetation
ecology, range management ecology, animal nutrition management,
wildlife management, pasture agronomy and vegetation biology.
Development Indicators 2000 - World Bank More than 500 development
indicators for 53 African countries grouped according to: background
data; national accounts; prices and exchange rates; money and banking;
the external sector; external debt and related flows; government
finance; agriculture; power, communications and transportation;
public enterprises; labour force and employment; aid flows; social
indicators; environmental indicators; and household welfare indicators.
CEIKA Newsletter; links to African, global and national online state
of the environment (SOE) reports, as well as a series of SOE reporting
resources and sustainability indicators; an Environmental Information
Systems (EIS) section; and an African Environmental Policies and
(Environmental Potential Atlas of South Africa) A framework
of spatially represented maps linked to environmental management
parameters, potential impacts of land use, and high-risk development
Impact Assessment Articles, and links.
Information and Reporting The 1999 National State of the Environment
Report for South Africa, as well as the Environment reports for
the metropolitan areas of Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, and Pretoria.
and facilitates local environmental planning and management in sub-Saharan
Africa. Related Web sites in the water, wastewater, pollution control
and solid wastes industries.
Centre for Development
and Enterprise (CDE) Policies on national issues such as urban
strategy, migration, demography, development and economic growth,
and regional and rural development. Publications, events, contact
Resource Association (CDRA) Programme information, publications,
Development Organisations (Sangonet) Contact details.
Development Trust (IDT) Involved in programmes such as: Agricultural
Development and Land Reform; Biomass/Social Forestry and Traditional
Fuel; Community Entrepreneurial Development; Environment; Rural
Energy; and Water Sanitation. Online Working Papers.
for Water Research (CCWR) Contributes to the development and
management of South Africa's water resources through research. Links
to other South African hydrological resources.
for Estuarine Research and Management (CERM) Background information
on research, estuaries, news, expertise, photos, and databases.
Information Index System (GIIS) A database of basic information
on the sources of groundwater related subject matter.
African Water Page Issues addressed include water policy, water
resource management, water supply and environmental sanitation,
water conservation and demand management. Links to current news
items and events; full-text documents; pages on El Nino and Drought
Policy and development in South Africa.
Water The largest water authority in the KwaZulu-Natal. Information
on Community Upliftment; Education; Reports and Newsletters; Water
Conservation; Water Management; Water Pollution; Water Treatment;
Daily Dam and Rainfall Data and an annual environmental report.
Water Research Commission
(WRC)Responsible for promoting coordination, communication and
cooperation in the field of water research in South Africa; establishing
water research needs and priorities; funding research on a priority
basis; and promoting the effective transfer of information and technology.
Information on the WRC projects, publications, Waterlit database,
links to related sites, and upcoming events.
Web Events, data, international organisations, and publications.
The American Water
Works Association (AWWA) Links to public forums, events, programme
information, Government affairs, publications, water and wastewater
utilities, water institutions and research organisations, and other
water information sites.
Association of State
Drinking Water Administrators
American Water Resources
American Water Works
Association of Water
of Water Resources
for Ground Water Management (Wright State University)
of America (ESA)
Water Protection Home Page
- EcoIQ Water and Wastewater includes Magazine on Water as well
as water-related anthologies, calendars, directories, links, educational
resources, and more
Guardian Program - Encourages communities to begin groundwater
awareness and protection activities, supports the communities in
their efforts, and recognizes their achievements.
DE METEOROLOGIE, HIDROLOGIE SI GOSPODARIREA APELOR - articles,
papers and news on hydrogeology
Links to Hydrology Resources
Centre for Groundwater Management
U.S. EPA Office
of Ground Water and Drinking Water
EPA TechDirect - a free information service that highlights
new publications and events of interest to site remediation and
site assessment professionals
Resources Applications Software. This is a big treasury for
U.S. EPA Technology Innovation
Office - technical documents, quarterly newsletter, and internet
seminars related to remediation of soil and groundwater
District of California - groundwater management agency for the
Central and West Coast basins located in LA County, CA
Forum - brings together over 4,500 international water specialists,
politicians, officials and journalists from all across the globe.
They join in the exciting opportunity to help avert the looming
water crisis in the next century.