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About Cycad ID Tool

Updated on April 12, 2022

The SANBI Cycad Identification Tool is a practical, easy-to-use identification guide that works as an elimination key. It was created to assist customs officials, law enforcement officers, border police and Environmental Management Inspectors (EMI’s) with the identification of South African Encephalartos species, thereby enabling better regulation and monitoring of the local and international trade in South African cycads. This  … Read more

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Natural Capital Accounting

Updated on April 8, 2022

SANBI is working in partnership with Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) on the development of Natural Capital Accounting (NCA) in South Africa, with a focus on ecosystem accounting. Here we provide information on what NCA is, and SANBI’s involvement in NCA projects including accounts produced to date- including the recently released Land and Terrestrial Ecosystem  … Read more

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Updated on April 5, 2022

SANBI has an online documents library which contains information resources. The most recently added documents related to biodiversity science are available under “Bibliographies & publications” in the left hand side menu.

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