22.4.2019 02:32 pm
Pollution means malaria-transmitting mosquitoes are expanding into regions where they previous weren’t, and water pollution results in increased tolerance to pesticides.
A secluded mountain region thought to be free of plastic pollution is in fact blanketed by airborne microplastics on a scale comparable to a major city such as Paris, alarmed researchers reported Monday.
Community members in Hartebeespoort are urged to help support conservation efforts to stop illegal logging and tree poisoning in the area.
Waste pickers have been asking the City of Joburg to change bylaws for years, and say the DEA’s guidelines are an electioneering tactic.
The recent strong seas and heavy swells may have contributed to the whale shark beaching and perishing.
The minister further urges mining companies to prioritise coexistence with communities.
Black Eagles and other birdlife have been a hurdle to the family being given environmental rights to build a wind farm.
Customs have indicated that this is the single largest haul of endangered species products in five years.
The Kamfers Dam has been deemed stable and thus safe to house the rehabilitated chicks.
Durban has 187 square metres of green space per person, narrowly beating Johannesburg.
The projects form part of the Vaal River rehabilitation project which began last year after raw sewage flowed into the river from pump stations.
Koeberg released radioactive waste into the environment in three separate incidents years ago.
There are few moments as memorable as bearing witness to critically endangered radiated tortoise hatchlings embracing their first day in the world.
Three men were found in possession of a rhino horn, tranquiliser, a dart gun, a saw, and a knife when they were arrested in 2016.