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Flying fraternity takes vultures into consideration

A recent notice circulated by the Civil Aviation Authority reiterated a safety concern raised by conservation groups regarding the hazards presented by aircraft flying...

Forestry sector leads the way to wetland conservation

Wetlands, dubbed ‘water factories’, are the most biologically diverse of all ecosystems. World Wetlands Day 2018 took place on 2 February. It highlighted the...

Overview of the local fishing industry

Terrence Brown, an executive member of Sea Harvest, represented Fish SA, at the CEO Forum Meeting hosted on 1 December in Pretoria. He discussed...

ZZ2 wins logistics and environment award

On 2 November 2017, at a gala event held at the Montecasino Ballroom, ZZ2 received two prestigious awards.  The Logistics Achiever Awards (LAA) is...

Visitors to Kruger National Park limited in festive season

Visitor management is a vital part of ensuring the best possible experience for all visitors to the Kruger National Park over the coming festive...

Into the wild: Captive bred lions making history

Two young captive bred lions, both just over three years old, have proved that conservation by means of captive breeding is possible. Critics have...

Learn how to capitalise by investing in conservation

Ensuring the sustainability of the ecosystems that support human communities requires coordination and substantial financing, including from the private sector. Conservation organisations can help...

Action plan to conserve vultures on the books

The majority of vulture species in Africa are listed as critically endangered. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List status of...

WESSA awards celebrate ‘People Caring for the Earth’

WESSA (Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa) has paid tribute to a wide range of outstanding environmental achievements with the presentation of the...

Rhino genetics should be conserved

Rhino genetics are characterised by small populations and genetic bottlenecks. Efforts to conserve genetic diversity aim to slow down the inevitable extinction rate of...