CONSERVATION NEWS

Slider

IMPROVE LANDSCAPES. CONNECT COMMUNITIES.

CONSERVATION NEWS IN THE OVERBERG

Preparing for fire season 2016/2017

Landowners in the Overberg are encouraged to prepare themselves for the up and coming fire season. There are many actions landowners can take already, with support available from the Greater Overberg Fire Protection Association.

Conservation training in Bredasdorp

Land users and conservancy members are invited to attend a conservation training day in Bredasdorp presented by Conservation at Work. The event will be held on 13 September for the whole day at the Department of Agriculture’s offices in Bredasdorp. 

Alien plants drive Overberg wildfires

Invasive alien plants have once again been a major driver of wildfires in the Overberg during the current fire season. According to the Greater Overberg Fire Protection Association Project Coordinator, Pieter Steenkamp, invasive …

An Agri-Park in the Overberg?

The Overberg has been selected as a potential site for an Agri-Park – a site where processing, marketing, training and extension services are based. Abalone and livestock have been chosen to be included in the Overberg’s Agri …

CONTACT US

Agulhas Biodiversity Initiative
44 Villiers Street, Bredasdorp
Tel: + 27 (0) 28 425 2218

ABI’s website is supported by

CONNECT

ABI is coordinated by the Flower Valley Conservation Trust.