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Land-use planning

Updated on November 12, 2019

Land-use planning refers to a wide range of activities that direct the future use of land (development planning) and control the current use thereof (development management). The aim is to ensure the optimal use of land within a political, social, cultural, environmental and economic context. The most significant tool for development planning is the Spatial  … Read more

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FEN 2017

Updated on November 1, 2019

PRESENTER ORGANISATION PRESENTATION DEPARTMENT OF  WATER AND SANITATION (DWS) UPDATES 1. Ndivhuwo Netshiendeulu DWS Strategic objectives and progress with implementation of chapter 5 of the National Water Resource Strategy 2 2. Elijah Mogakabe DWS Monitoring   OTHER PROJECTS OF INTEREST 3. Gordon O’Brien UKZN Fish swimways programme 4. Dean Impson Cape Nature Inland water rehabilitation  … Read more

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2018 National Biodiversity Assessment

Updated on October 16, 2019

The National Biodiversity Assessment (NBA) is the primary tool for monitoring and reporting on the state of biodiversity in South Africa. It is used to inform policies, strategies and actions in a range of sectors for managing and conserving biodiversity more effectively. Each NBA is named after the year of the data underpinning the assessment.  … Read more

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