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Durban’s Ancient Forest – Not Even The Locals Know About It
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Durban’s Ancient Forest – Not Even The Locals Know About It

Jocelyn Sutherland's hands are full of litter when she meets us at the gate to Hawaan Forest. She's incensed by the dumping of bougainvillea on the edge of the forest's perimeter fence, and by the litter. 'Hardly any one local knows about this magnificent fore...
7 Ancient Forests in and around Cape Town
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7 Ancient Forests in and around Cape Town

Once upon a time, before the fynbos evolved, much of the south-western Cape, and indeed Southern Africa, was palm forest.Rainfall patterns and climate changed, and more robust trees replaced the palms forming magnificent forest. Today forests are southern ...
Walks in the wilds – 8 green city spaces in South Africa
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Walks in the wilds – 8 green city spaces in South Africa

Green 'lungs' or green spaces are what make cities liveable. As our population grows, so our cities expand. And the importance of green spaces increases. Living in an area with access to green spaces is vital for our well being.We have many green city spac...