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The buck stops at Vergelegen

An ambitious project for veld management and ecological research, which combines ancient animal lore with state-of-the-art technology, took a step forward when...

New hunting restrictions jeopardise livelihoods and conservation

The most recent amendments to COVID-19 regulations published on 28 July 2020 by the minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Barbara Creecy,...

Botswana gets first test results on elephant deaths

Botswana has received test results from samples sent to Zimbabwe to determine the cause of death of hundreds of elephants. However, the...

Botswana: Over 400 elephants mysteriously killed

This article was originally published on Daily Maverick. Click here to read the original article. The carcasses of more...

Study shows a green recovery after COVID-19 proves better for climate...

Just as countries begin to ease lockdown restrictions and seek ways to revive their broken economies, a new study suggests a greener...

Call for applications for the $150 000 JWO Research Grant

Applications for the second Jennifer Ward Oppenheimer Research Grant (JWO Grant), worth $150 000, are open to environmental researchers and conservation leaders from Africa. The...

Forestry industry leads the way in conservation

The United Nations’ International Day of Forests took place on 21 March. Forestry South Africa’s research and protection director, Dr Ronald Heath, wrote an...

EWT gets a forever home

On 26 February 2020 the Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) officially opened its new EWT Conservation Campus. For nearly a decade the EWT has been...

Shamwari to spearhead wildlife rehabilitation with new facility

In what’s being described as a major step forward for conservation in Southern Africa, Shamwari Private Game Reserve, outside Port Elizabeth, recently...

BAL Group acquires Namibian game reserve

An international entrepreneur and philanthropist is finalising a sale agreement with the owners of Erindi private game reserve in Namibia.