Mercy mission to save four elephants in Limpopo ends in disaster

The four elephants tragically did not survive the relocation efforts of a local NGO who had to relocate the animals using minimal resources.

Four rogue elephant bulls that were causing havoc in the Gravelotte area in Limpopo last week died during a relocation attempt which took place on Saturday, reports Letaba Herald.

Mercy mission to save four elephants in Limpopo ends in disaster
Mercy mission to save four elephants in Limpopo ends in disaster

Mercy mission to save four elephants in Limpopo ends in disaster

The four elephants tragically did not survive the relocation efforts of a local NGO who had to relocate the animals using minimal resources.

Possible contamination threat flagged at Scottburgh main beach lagoon

Possible contamination threat flagged at Scottburgh main beach lagoon

Municipal services are currently conducting an assessment on the water exposed to a burst sewage pipe.
The future of recycling looks bright as schoolkids shine at recycling awards

The future of recycling looks bright as schoolkids shine at recycling awards

Coca-Cola Beverages SA’s annual schools recycling programme awards took place on Thursday, inspiring a new generation of environmentally conscious learners.
WATCH: Weekend’s heavy rain leaves residents with damaged and roofless houses

WATCH: Weekend’s heavy rain leaves residents with damaged and roofless houses

The Nkomazi local municipality reports about nine houses in Driekoppies, Middleplaas, Mogogeni, and Schoemansdal were affected.
Small businesses in Africa to suffer on the frontline of climate change

Small businesses in Africa to suffer on the frontline of climate change

The lack of discussion about what effects climate change will have on Africa’s small and medium business sector is a worrying oversight.
KZN organisations march against offshore oil and gas drilling

KZN organisations march against offshore oil and gas drilling

Exposing the region’s offshore areas to petroleum exploration puts oceans and beaches at risk, said the environmentalists.
We’ve saved pink pigeons from extinction – now let’s be kinder to their grey cousins

We’ve saved pink pigeons from extinction – now let’s be kinder to their grey cousins

We understandably focus so much effort on rare species while we don’t notice that the commonplace is in sharp decline.

 

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