Water, cattle, income and conservation in Matatiele

2022-09-21T08:08:48+00:00

WATER, CATTLE, INCOME AND CONSERVATION IN MATATIELE Communal livestock grazing today is highly complex from both a people and landscape perspective, and without sound governance in place generally leads to serious overgrazing, erosion and water shortages, as can be seen in some areas of the Transkei. Turning

Water, cattle, income and conservation in Matatiele2022-09-21T08:08:48+00:00

NATURE HASN’T BOUNCED BACK DURING THE PANDEMIC. BUT IT STILL CAN.

2022-09-15T10:14:39+00:00

NATURE HASN’T BOUNCED BACK DURING THE PANDEMIC. BUT IT STILL CAN. Aerial view of deforestation of the Amazon rainforest, in Maués. © Andre Dib / WWF-Brazil By Mariana Ferreira Head of Science, WWF-Brazil Co-Chair, IUCN WCPA COVID-19 Protected Areas Task Force This week a year ago,

NATURE HASN’T BOUNCED BACK DURING THE PANDEMIC. BUT IT STILL CAN.2022-09-15T10:14:39+00:00

SA Key Biodiversity Areas

2022-09-15T10:09:06+00:00

SA KEY BIODIVERSITY AREAS Photo Credit: Scott Ramsay While global conservation action has increased over the past decades, the pressures on biodiversity have also increased resulting in a continued loss and degradation of biodiversity. It is therefore paramount that conservation action is focused in the most

SA Key Biodiversity Areas2022-09-15T10:09:06+00:00

Conservation collaboration in the Overberg – WWF Nedbank Green Trust

2022-09-15T10:26:35+00:00

Conservation collaboration in the Overberg Credit Justin de Klerk photography Spanning 1,2 million hectares, the Western Cape’s Overberg is home to the Agulhas Biodiversity Initiative (ABI), which involves private landowners and farmers  partnering with government and non-profit organisations in a multisector conservation

Conservation collaboration in the Overberg – WWF Nedbank Green Trust2022-09-15T10:26:35+00:00

Wild Honeybush as a driver for holistic fynbos veld management

2020-06-09T10:47:35+00:00

Wild Honeybush as a driver for holistic fynbos veld management Photo Credit: Green Trust Honeybush grows in the Langkloof Valley, between the Tsitsikamma and Kouga Mountains in the Eastern Cape.  It is harvested to make a refreshing tea that is rich in

Wild Honeybush as a driver for holistic fynbos veld management2020-06-09T10:47:35+00:00

SA citizens benefit from biodiversity tax break

2022-09-15T10:56:31+00:00

SA citizens benefit from biodiversity tax break Photo Credit: Candice Stevens South Africa achieved a world-first in 2016 with the introduction of a biodiversity tax incentive for private landowners, including communities, who have their land officially declared as a nature reserve in

SA citizens benefit from biodiversity tax break2022-09-15T10:56:31+00:00

Harvesting fynbos for sustainable communities and ecosystems

2022-09-15T10:42:56+00:00

Harvesting fynbos for sustainable communities and ecosystems Photo Credit: Flower Valley Trust images by Kobus Tollig Background Fynbos is the collective name given to the shrub-like vegetation found in the south-western and southern Cape of South Africa. Fynbos is a major component

Harvesting fynbos for sustainable communities and ecosystems2022-09-15T10:42:56+00:00

Biodiversity stewardship Fiscal Benefits Project

2022-09-15T10:38:21+00:00

Biodiversity Stewardship Fiscal Benefits Project Photo Credit: Enkangala Grassland Vista by Heather Dugmore Background Biodiversity stewardship is a novel and key means to formally protect biodiversity found on privately owned land and is part of the national response to secure the future

Biodiversity stewardship Fiscal Benefits Project2022-09-15T10:38:21+00:00
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