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Talking about conservation

So I attended Conversations in Conservation at Fairy Knowe in Wilderness. And I’m so glad I did! It was informative, inspiring and interesting. Some of the highlights for me were: Gabriel Scholtz (Working For Water– Invasive clearing and the SANPARKS … Continued

Spekboom planting at Samara

Author: Bradley Dennis from Samara   Using the Spekboom as a Carbon Sink Spekboom is a small tree shrub that grows naturally in the Karoo. Widespread across the country today, it is found in most gardens and urban areas. Spekboom … Continued

(Re)connect with nature in Platbos forest!

Greenpop is doing it again! Join them for  Combining tree-planting with music, community building and fun activities! (Read about last year’s Friends Fest / Read what Matthew Koehorst wrote about Greenpop’s Reforest Fest in Zambia) Greenpop launches its 7th annual … Continued

Edible Forest Workshop in Wilderness

On 12 November 2016 I joined for a Food Forest Gardening workshop, facilitated by Matthew Koehorst from Six Kingdoms Project and permaculture designer Sean Spender.

Environmental Education & Community Planting Days with Greenpop in Zambia

This is the second post in a three-part feature about the Greenpop Zambia Festival of Action, by Matthew Koehorst (read the introduction) Environmental Education: Greenpop runs fun and engaging environmental education experiences for children in schools in Livingstone. In 2016, the program focussed … Continued

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