Case-Study Details

 
Main Information
Title A guide to strategic environmental assessment for water use in catchments
Type of Information Guideline
Description This guide describes the application of Strategic Environmental Assessment 
(SEA) to Water Use in Individual Catchments. It describes the purpose of SEA, and explains how to carry out and use an SEA. The Guide is based on the experience gained in undertaking a Pilot SEA for the Mhlathuze Catchment in KwaZulu-Natal, as part of a three-year research contract sponsored jointly by the Department of Water Affairs and Forestry, and by the British Government’s Department for International Development.
Web Link /impact/case-studies/cs-impact-dwaf-gov-za-en.pdf
 
Additional Information
Authors Republic of South Africa, Department of Water Affairs and Forestry
Reference / Citation Republic of South Africa, Department of Water Affairs and Forestry. 2001. A guide to strategic environmental assessment for water use in catchments, draft document, 58 pp.
Programme Areas Impact Assessment
Inland Waters Biodiversity
Ecosystem Approach
Countries South Africa
Regions Africa
Keywords Water management
Wetland management
Strategic environmental assessment
 
 
  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme