Several map series are produced by the Department of which the Groundwater Level Maps are available online. Maps in the other series are available in hardcopy only and can be ordered from the Directorate: Hydrological Services (see details on the right).
Hydrogeological Map Series (hardcopies only)
The completed set of maps for the 1 : 500 000 scale hydrogeological map series (21 map sheets) are available from DWA National Office. The maps are available in hardcopy at a cost of R50 each. For some of the maps, brochures have already been published and are also available at R50 each. Details of the current status of the mapping project are also available.
Harvest Potential Map Series
The Groundwater Harvest Potential Map is the first attempt to provide quantitative information on sustainable rates of groundwater abstraction in South Africa on a country-wide basis.
The map of hydrogeological regions (JR Vegter, 2001) is available only in hardcopy. Please order from the Directorate: Hydrological Services.