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The National Oceans and Coastal Information Management System (OCIMS) provides decision support for the effective governance of South Africa’s oceans and coasts.

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Staying on Track

Visualizing Big Coastal Geodata in Compliance with the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Technical Specifications

Cape Town
07:3318:10 SAST

Durban
06:3617:26 SAST

Hermanus
11°
Clear
07:3018:06 SAST
Feels like: 11°C
Wind: 5km/h ESE
Humidity: 80%
Pressure: 1032.85mbar
UV index: 0
20h
11°C
ThuFriSat
min 7°C
18/8°C
21/13°C

Port Elizabeth
07:0417:42 SAST

The National OCIMS is the result of collaborative partnerships led by the Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries and managed by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research. The project has drawn from the expertise of government, labour, business, academia and other sectors. It serves under the premise of Operation Phakisa a national government project.