Greenway Farms (Pty) Ltd Bokpoort Operations: Application for Water Use Licence: Abstraction of groundwater

Draft Water Use Licence Application (WULA) available for public review and comment

Project:          Application for water use licence for groundwater abstraction at Greenway                                  Farms’ Bokpoort Operations for ancillary uses

Client:             Greenway Farms (Pty) Ltd

Period:           12 January to 12 March 2018

Jones & Wagener Engineering and Environmental Consultants (J&W) has been appointed by Greenway Farms, to compile a Water Use Licence Application (WULA) for the abstraction of groundwater for the following ancillary uses at the Bokpoort operations:

  • Domestic purposes;
  • Stock watering (cattle);
  • Crop spraying, i.e. the application of fertilisers and pesticides.

A Draft WULA Report was compiled and is available for stakeholder review and comment from 12 January to 12 March 2018 – see attachments below.

The Draft Report includes a detailed description of the proposed groundwater abstraction and use, the current environmental situation, relevant maps and a motivation for the licence application.

You are invited to submit comments on the Draft Report before 12 March 2018 to:

Jones & Wagener Engineering & Environmental Consultants (Pty) Ltd

Anelle Lötter / Tolmay Hopkins

P O Box 1434, Rivonia, 2128

Tel: (012) 667 4860; Fax: 012 667 6128

Email: anelle@jaws.co.za  / tolmay@jaws.co.za

All comments received will be collated in a Comments and Response Report, which will be included in the Final WULA Report to be submitted to the Department of Water and Sanitation.

 

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