#04 2022

SAEON in the media

Egagasini and Elwandle Nodes  

In an article titled How SA is using spatial data technology for coastal and oceans monitoring published in Engineering News on November 25, Dr Marjolaine Krug, senior scientific adviser to the Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment’s Oceans and Coastal Information Management System, says the following about SAEON:

“Another development is the building of ocean models around the Algoa Bay and Cape Peninsula areas, in collaboration with the South African Environmental Observation Network, or SAEON, to provide simulations of the ocean currents, temperature and salinity in three dimensions, and provide a forecast five days ahead.”