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SANParks PROVIDES ALERT on POTENTIAL HARMFUL ALGAE BLOOM in lower Olifants River

South African National Parks (SANParks) Scientists studying the Olifants River within the Kruger National Park, part of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park have been monitoring water quality effects on the health of the aquatic ecosystem. Recent satellite observations are suggesting the rapid build-up of a potential harmful Algal Bloom in the lower Olifants River, as it flows […]

Community News

AMENDMENTS TO PLASTIC BAG REGULATIONS PUBLISHED FOR IMPLEMENTATION

Amendments to the Plastic Carrier Bags and Plastic Flat Bags Regulations have been published in Government Gazette 44421 (Notice No. 317) for implementation.   The amended regulations were gazetted by Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment Minister Barbara Creecy on 7 April 2021 in terms of the National Environmental Management Act, and the National Environmental Management: […]

Community Municipal News

Eish… Not present? TCLM.

Michele du Plessis “Don’t forget today’s IDP public participation meeting at 5 pm in Graskop town hall, it’s your only chance to voice opposition to the electricity, water, services and property rate increases planned for 01 July 2021,” Lance Gibson, Chairman of the Graskop Ratepayers Association posted on their WhatsApp group on April 29th. He […]