Sustainability

South Africa: Rangers Hot On the Trail of Escaped Karoo Park Lion

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[News24Wire] Rangers are on the trail of a lion on the loose from the Karoo National Park.

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South Africa: Franschhoek Pass Still Closed As Strong Winds Fan Veld Fire Overnight

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[News24Wire] The Cape Winelands District Municipality has said the Franschhoek Pass was still closed on Tuesday morning as strong winds fanned a fire that broke out in the area near Theewaterskloof Dam overnight.

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South Africa: Controversy Follows Colourful Australian Mining Magnate

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[GroundUp] Mark Caruso has made a handsome profit from South Africa’s natural resources

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Namibia: Company That Contaminated Windhoek’s Water Has No Disaster Plan

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Namibian] The environment ministry says Namibia Dairies, the company that caused an oil spill which contaminated Windhoek’s water, had no environmental management plan, as required by law.

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Africa: ‘Today, We Declare Our Love to Our Forests and Ecosystems’

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[IPS] Paramaribo -High Forest Cover and Low Deforestation (HFLD) nations ended a major conference in Suriname on Thursday, with the Krutu of Paramaribo Joint Declaration on HFLD Climate Finance Mobilisation.

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Namibia: Northern Farmers Anxious About Absence of Rain

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Namibian] COMMUNAL farmers at Oshakati west and Okatana constituencies in Oshana region have a thriving mahangu crop but there are fears that this crop might wither because of drought and extreme heat.

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Zimbabwe: Local Scientists Shine, Discover ‘Ozone Hole’ Over South Africa

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[The Herald] A team of Zimbabwean researchers has discovered an “ozone hole” over South Africa that is centred over the Free State Province during spring, which impacts on temperature and rainfall levels, according to findings published in the Journal …

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South Africa: Capetonians Still Saving Water Out of Fear of Another Day Zero

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[News24Wire] Capetonians are using about 40 million litres less water a day than they are allowed to, even though the water crisis ended nearly five months ago.

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Malawi: MET Forecasts More Rains and Thunderstorms – ‘Expect Disruption of Outdoor Activities’

February 19, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[Nyasa Times] The Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services (DCCMS) says most areas across the country’s regions are likely to experience a wave of scattered to widespread rains with thunderstorms starting from the south, Monday 18, whic…

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Zimbabwe: Chiredzi Floods Claim 2

February 18, 2019 | Source: AllAfrica News: Environment

[The Herald] Chiredzi -Floods that have affected Chiredzi following heavy rains on Wednesday last week claimed the lives of two schoolchildren at Muhlanguleni Primary School in Chiredzi South, who drowned in a flooded pit latrine.

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