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The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

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Re: The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

Unread post by johanclassen » Sat Feb 18, 2012 11:00 am

This is the full picture at Balule crossing as on 5 Feb 2012.

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Re: The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

Unread post by p@m » Sat Feb 18, 2012 3:00 pm

The big trees on the banks outside Balule are also gone :cry:

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Re: The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

Unread post by naomi c » Tue Feb 21, 2012 12:03 pm

We paid a quick visit to KNP at the beginning of February - here are a few pics of the flood damage.
This is at the bridge over the Nwaswitshaka River on the Kruger Gate/Skukuza road, taken on the 6th of February.

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue Feb 21, 2012 12:45 pm

Taken at the low water bridge over the Sabieriver at Skukuza, also on the 6th.

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue Feb 21, 2012 12:57 pm

At the high-water bridge over the Sabie river the landscape has changed dramatically.

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue Feb 21, 2012 2:50 pm

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue Feb 21, 2012 2:59 pm

The animals are oblivious to the destruction

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Damage to the road surface just past the bridge on the way to Lower Sabie

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Unread post by naomi c » Tue Feb 21, 2012 3:34 pm

Lower-Sabie bridge

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Re: The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

Unread post by Joep Stevens » Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:50 pm

Dear All,

Herewith a few pics from the KNP report on the 18 January 2012 (Cyclone Dando) flood.

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Damage to tents at Tamboti

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Water level near roof in Balule huts

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Water level in Tshokwane ablutions

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Unread post by Joep Stevens » Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:55 pm

Dear All,

Some more KNP flood pics.

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Crocodile River at Crocodile Bridge 18 January 2012


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Crocodile River at Crocodile Bridge 20 January 2012


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Bridge over Biyamiti on S25


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Causeway over Biyamiti on s114

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Unread post by Joep Stevens » Tue Feb 21, 2012 9:01 pm

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Breach in tar road on H1-5 near Olifants River

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Breach in tar road in H1-5 near Olifants River

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Aerial view of Balule low-level bridge over Olifants River. Note damage to middle panel and end approach (south bank).Image

Nwaswitsontso Bridge near Tshokwane - H1-2
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Unread post by Joep Stevens » Tue Feb 21, 2012 9:06 pm

Dear All,

Herewith the last few.

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High level bridge over Olifants River during flood


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Debris left on Olifant River high level bridge


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Sabie River Causeway near Lower Sabie.
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Re: The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

Unread post by Joep Stevens » Sat Feb 25, 2012 8:17 pm

Dear All,

Herewith nine impressive post-flood pics as submitted by Drinie!

Enjoy!
Orpen Dam
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Nwaswitsontso River
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Nwaswitsontso Causeway on S32
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Nwaswitsontso River
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Tshokwane
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Sabie River Highlevel bridge
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Tshokwane
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Shimuwini
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Kumana Dam
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Re: The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

Unread post by twigga » Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:03 pm

:big_eyes:
I think it will be cool to post before and after pics of the flood;
herewith Olifants bridge before:

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Olifants brug by twigga2011, on Flickr


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Olifants brug by twigga2011, on Flickr

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Re: The January 2012 Kruger Flood in Pictures

Unread post by roaneric » Sun Mar 25, 2012 12:17 pm

Here is some pictures of the damaged tents in Lower Sabie. Number 27 and 28. They are already being repaired at the moment


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