|“I also want to inform you that I procured TGIS to install Planet Gis 4,0 and is currently using it very successfully. You may have a look at our municipal website were AG made a comment on our efficiency and control due to the use of GIS. Since I started implementing the GIS tool in our institution we have managed to obtain unqualified audits for the past 3 years. You planted the seed and it can assure you its growing well in our rural institution.” -- Charles Coetser, Elundini Local Municipality|
Category: Maps -> South African data -> SA topographic 1:50000
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Last updated: February 22nd, 2014
This is not the date of the source data, but rather when the map was last worked on. See data source below.
File size: 597.1MB (7z)
Source: National Geo-spatial Information (Department of Rural Development and Land Reform) (www.ngi.gov.za)
Data obtained from source: January 17th, 2014
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