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Dry waterholes in the KTP?

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Dry waterholes in the KTP?

Unread post by cheetah80 » Mon Aug 22, 2016 1:41 pm

I have been seeing various reports on social media lately about how a number of waterholes are dry, and have been so for a while. Does anyone have any information about whether this is true, what is the real situation (which waterholes are dry?) and if true what is going to be done about it?

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Re: Dry waterholes in the KTP?

Unread post by isinkwe » Mon Aug 22, 2016 2:41 pm

cheetah80 wrote:I have been seeing various reports on social media lately about how a number of waterholes are dry, and have been so for a while. Does anyone have any information about whether this is true, what is the real situation (which waterholes are dry?) and if true what is going to be done about it?


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Re: Dry waterholes in the KTP?

Unread post by barryels » Tue Aug 23, 2016 7:25 am

cheetah80 wrote:I have been seeing various reports on social media lately about how a number of waterholes are dry, and have been so for a while. Does anyone have any information about whether this is true, what is the real situation (which waterholes are dry?) and if true what is going to be done about it?


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Re: Dry waterholes in the KTP?

Unread post by NadiaL » Tue Aug 23, 2016 3:35 pm

Hi Cheetah80,

According to the three section rangers in Kgalagadi, all the waterholes are in proper working condition and not dry.
If you can kindly specify which waterholes you are referring to, I can request them to investigate it and revert back to us.

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Nadia

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Re: Dry waterholes in the KTP?

Unread post by cheetah80 » Tue Aug 23, 2016 5:24 pm

Thank you @NadiaL & Barryels :gflower:

Recently I had heard about Kwang being dry, and waterholes on the Bitterpan road. A bit earlier on it would seem Polentswa was dry. I never saw anyone reverting back to confirm the situation afterwords - I did not know whether this was temporary or not, hence why I am asking - especially about Kwang because I think this is the third time I read about Kwang being dry in the last month or so.


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