The road between Hluhluwe and Memorial Gate (P453) has been closed by rioting community members with burning tyres and rocks due to anger at 27 cattle poisoned by the farmer outside. SAPS are present but all staff and tourists are urged not to use that road. Tourists are urged to use the Nyalazi Gate which can be accessed via the road from Mtubatuba to Nongoma, and entering the Park via Nyalazi Gate.
Please can all guests booking, or wanting to book at Midmar take note that Thurlow Reserve is closed until further notice due to various reasons. Once these issues are resolved, the resort will be reopened again. Your assistance in this is appreciated.
Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife’s Acting CEO, Dr MD Mabunda and the leadership of HOSPERSA and NEHAWU have poured cold water on the actions of a handful of disruptive employees who last week Wednesday, 11 March 2015 attempted to hold the organization at ransom by organizing illegal picketing which was not supported by the Organized Labour.
The Rhino Protection Programme (RPP) collaboration between the Department of Environmental Affairs, South African National Parks, Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife (EZEMVELO) and Peace Parks Foundation - has committed R1.43-million to EZEMVELO to bolster the efforts of its wildlife veterinary teams who fight quietly beside conservationists and security forces at the frontlines of the rhino poaching war every day.
The Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) has become the first university in South Africa to offer a Post Graduate Diploma in Conservation. Addressing guests at the launch of the diploma, Sifiso Keswa, Manager: People and Parks at Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife, said the announcement represented a “hugely significant development” in the weight now being invested in the multi-facetted character of the overall conservation discipline.
Magnificent Bearded Vulture in decline from lead bullets and poison baits!
People often query the impact of the individual effort. What can be achieved when conservation confronts weighty macro impacts such as development, harmful agricultural practices, traditional medicine usage etc.?
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