Independent consultants study potential environmental, social and health impacts associated with the planned exploration programmes in South Africa.
The Orange Basin
The exploration area covers approximately 37,000 square kilometres. It is located in water between 500 and 4,000 metres deep. The area extends from between 150 to 360 kilometres from the coast. The block’s southern edge is approximately in line with the town of Saldahna and the northern edge just south of Kleinzee.