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Kruger National Park management pleads with motorists not to speed

Speeding cited as the cause of recent ‘hit-and-runs’ with tortoises, impala, warthog and cheetah in the park

Port Alfred tackles water problems by building reverse osmosis plant

Water treatment plant. Picture: SUPPLIED

Desalinated water will make supply more palatable and boost supplies

Kruger Park safari lodge gets Environmental Affairs’ approval

An elephant crosses the road near the Paul Kruger gate in Kruger National Park.  Picture: THE TIMES

The Malelane Safari Lodge will have 240 beds, will provide tourists with full-service rather than self-service facilities, and will be accessible 24-hours a day

Groundbreaking operation for young rhino wounded by poachers

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Six-year-old Hope has been fitted with a crank-and-pulley device to pull together the sides of a gaping facial wound

World is experiencing a ‘dangerous level of climate change’

TOUGH:  Clouds pass over hills in Santiago city, Chile, last year. Eight years of drought that left fields parched and ski resorts dry and a burst of wet weather were likely triggered by the El Nino phenomenon. Picture: REUTERS/IVAN ALVARADO

Stellenbosch University’s Prof Guy Midgley says data for the first three months of 2016 show a very sharp rise in global temperatures


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