W Cape E Cape N Cape Gauteng KZN Mpumalanga Free State Northwest Limpopo

Albasini Dam Max. Capacity: 25.6 mil.m3 Luvuvhu River

Bierspruit Dam Bierspruit/Crocodile River/ Limpopo River
Damani Dam Max. Capacity: 12.4 mil.m3 Ngwedi River.
Doorndraai Dam Max. Capacity: 43.8 mil.cub.m. Sterk River/ Mogalakwena River/Limpopo River
Ebenezer Dam Max. Capacity: 69.1 mil.cub.m. Great Letaba River/Letaba River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Engelhard Dam Letaba River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Glen Alpine Dam Max. Capacity: 18.9 mil.cub.m.
Hans Strydom Dam Mokolo River
Hudson Ntsanwisi Dam Nsama River/Klein Letaba River/Letaba River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Lepellane Dam Lepellane River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Lola Montes Dam Motsephiri River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Lorna Dawn Dam Middle Letaba River/Letaba River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Luphephe Dam Max. Capacity: 14.0 mil.m3 Luphephe River
Mambedi Dam Max. Capacity: 7 mil.m3 Mambedi River
Middel-Letaba Dam Max. Capacity: 171.9 mil.cub.m. Middle Letaba River/Letaba River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Mokolo Dam Max. Capacity: 145.4 mil.cub.m.
Mutshedzi Dam Max. Capacity: 2.3 mil.cub.m. Mutshedzi River
Nandoni Dam Max. Capacity: 163 mil.m3 Luvuvhu River
Nzhelele Dam Nzhelele River/ Limpopo River
Nkumpi Dams Nkumpi River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Nwanedi Dam Max. Capacity: 5.1 mil.m3 Nwanedi River/Limpopo River
Piet Gouws Dam Ngwaritsi River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Tshakhuma Dam Max. Capacity: 2.1 mil.m3 Barotta River
Tzaneen Dam Max. Capacity: 156.9 mil.cub.m. Great Letaba River/Letaba River/Olifants River/Limpopo River
Vergelegen Dam

Max. Capacity: 0.3 mil.cub.m.

Politsi Tributary

Vondo Dam

Max. Capacity: 30.4 mil.m3

Mutshindudi River

Xikundu Weir Dam Upper Letaba River


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Ref 1:  Department of Water Affairs and Forestry, South Africa. 2004. Luvuvhu/Letaba Water Management Area: Internal Strategic Perspective. Prepared by Goba Moahloli Keeve Steyn (Pty) Ltd in association with Tlou and Matji, Golder Associates Africa and BKS on behalf of the Directorate: National Water Resource Planning. DWAF Report No. P WMA 02/000/00/0304.