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Environmental education in the Garden Route National Park

People and Conservation Officers (P&Cs) are on a drive to increase awareness in schools about the significance of national parks in the Garden Route....

CER calls on JSE to include environmental rules for listed companies

The Centre for Environmental Rights (CER) has called on the JSE to strengthen its requirements for listed companies and their directors to include climate,...

Weighing up the dangers of fracking in South Africa

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Click here to read the original article. The South African government is looking into fracking to...

Nominate a dairy farmer for the 2018 stewardship awards

Following the successful launch of The Dairy Mail Stewardship Awards in 2017, interested persons are now invited to submit nominations for 2018. Lees dit in...

Environmental footprint of the egg industry revealed

Spanish scientists have unveiled the environmental cost of egg production on a typical farm in the country, where 93% of laying hens are still...

Impact of alien plants on water availability

Klaudia Schachtschneider, Programme Manager for Water Stewardship at WWF SA was recently contacted by a German TV crew to film a water-related environmental issue...

FAO and Google launches new forest data tool

The efficient monitoring and reporting on forest cover and land use is essential in monitoring progress on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and crucial for...

Milestone achieved for sustainability in agri

SIZA, the South African sustainability standard for social and environmental assurance, is the first to reach 100% equivalence when benchmarked against the Sustainable Agriculture...

Video: Livestock grazing can prevent desertification

Livestock grazing, if managed holistically to mimic nature, could be the solution to recovering grasslands. Allan Savory, a Zimbabwean ecologist, livestock farmer, environmentalist and...

Ecosystem management key to sustainable fisheries

The management of fisheries play an important role in reducing hunger and poverty, as well as creating jobs and sustainable growth in the southern...