Climate change

Reptiles face increasing threats

Reptiles face increasing threats

Reptiles across South Africa, Eswatini, and Lesotho face increasing threats to their survival. These threats include amongst others habitat loss, climate change, and exploitation for the pet trade. However, amidst these challenges, there is a growing recognition of the importance of conservation efforts to protect these invaluable species. The authors of Conservation Status of the […]

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Floodplains of the Kavango

Living on the edge on the floodplains of the Kavango River in Namibia

In the morning, we did a project on climate change and spoke to a number of Hambukushu people about life on the banks of the Kavango River, and to what extent extreme weather events have affected their day-to day existence. Amongst others, we interviewed Maria, at 92 the oldest person in the village at Ngepi,

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