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Table 1

Available data on the dissolved inorganic nitrogen (DIN) inputs to False Bay. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1525/elementa.367.t1

Number on mapaLocation[DIN] = [NO3 + NO2 + NH4+] (µM)References

[1] Miller’s Point WWTWb 514–2157 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[2] Baviaanskloof River 30–54 Webb, 2001  
[3] Simon’s Town WWTW 2,570 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[4] Elsies River 26 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[5] Silvermine River 24 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[6] Sandvlei 33 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[7] Muizenberg Beach – groundwater input 0–510 Campbell and Bate, 1996  
[8] Zeekoevlei Canal 7–386 Taljaard, 1991; Giljam, 2002; Mtuleni, 2014 
[9] Cape Flats WWTW 579 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[10] Surf zone near Zeekoevlei outlet 3.7–74 Taljaard, 1991; Giljam, 2002  
[11] Groundwater input 5.5–735 Giljam, 2002  
[12] Groundwater input 7.4–287 Giljam, 2002  
[13] Surf zone near Mitchells Plain WWTW outlet 5.9–12.8 Giljam, 2002  
[14] Mitchells Plain WWTW 971 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[15] Storm water inflow 585 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[16] Groundwater input 1,593–10,000 Taljaard et al., 2000; Giljam, 2002; Parsons, 2000  
[17] Storm water inflow 2,286 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[18] Groundwater input 8.2–70 Giljam, 2002  
[19] Surf zone near Monwabisi outlet 9–12 Giljam, 2002  
[20] Storm water inflow 300 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[21] Macassar Beach – groundwater input 5–95 Campbell and Bate, 1996  
[22] Macassar WWTW 1.050 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[23] Eerste River 253–3,158 Taljaard et al., 2000; Mtuleni, 2014 
[24] Lourens River 18–86 Taljaard et al., 2000; Mtuleni, 2014 
[25] Gordons Bay WWTW 26 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[26] Sir Lowry’s Pass River 21–44 Taljaard et al., 2000  
Number on mapaLocation[DIN] = [NO3 + NO2 + NH4+] (µM)References

[1] Miller’s Point WWTWb 514–2157 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[2] Baviaanskloof River 30–54 Webb, 2001  
[3] Simon’s Town WWTW 2,570 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[4] Elsies River 26 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[5] Silvermine River 24 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[6] Sandvlei 33 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[7] Muizenberg Beach – groundwater input 0–510 Campbell and Bate, 1996  
[8] Zeekoevlei Canal 7–386 Taljaard, 1991; Giljam, 2002; Mtuleni, 2014 
[9] Cape Flats WWTW 579 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[10] Surf zone near Zeekoevlei outlet 3.7–74 Taljaard, 1991; Giljam, 2002  
[11] Groundwater input 5.5–735 Giljam, 2002  
[12] Groundwater input 7.4–287 Giljam, 2002  
[13] Surf zone near Mitchells Plain WWTW outlet 5.9–12.8 Giljam, 2002  
[14] Mitchells Plain WWTW 971 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[15] Storm water inflow 585 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[16] Groundwater input 1,593–10,000 Taljaard et al., 2000; Giljam, 2002; Parsons, 2000  
[17] Storm water inflow 2,286 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[18] Groundwater input 8.2–70 Giljam, 2002  
[19] Surf zone near Monwabisi outlet 9–12 Giljam, 2002  
[20] Storm water inflow 300 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[21] Macassar Beach – groundwater input 5–95 Campbell and Bate, 1996  
[22] Macassar WWTW 1.050 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[23] Eerste River 253–3,158 Taljaard et al., 2000; Mtuleni, 2014 
[24] Lourens River 18–86 Taljaard et al., 2000; Mtuleni, 2014 
[25] Gordons Bay WWTW 26 Taljaard et al., 2000  
[26] Sir Lowry’s Pass River 21–44 Taljaard et al., 2000  

a See Figure 5B.

b Waste-water treatment works.

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