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  • Weidingsbestuur in 'n semi-ariede omgewing met GIS : Paulshoek gevallestudie 

    Combrink, A. P. (Adrian Peter) (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2004)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Grazing management in the semi-arid communal areas of Namaqualand is investigated in this study. Paulshoek, situated in the Leliefontein Communal Reserve area, is delineated as the study area and consists ...

  • Where are the major gaps in the reserve network for Africa's mammals? 

    Fjeldsa, Jon; Burgess, Neil D.; Blyth, Simon; De Klerk, Helen M. (Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2004-01)
    The establishment of protected areas for wildlife conservation in Africa was motivated by a number of different reasons (including hunting, recreation and wildlife conservation). The current reserve network provides good ...

  • Why cordylid lizards are black at the south-western tip of Africa 

    Janse van Rensburg, D. A.; Mouton, P. le F. N.; Van Niekerk, Adriaan (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2009-03)
    There is a high incidence of melanism among the cordylid lizards of Africa and it was suggested that melanism has a thermoregulatory function in these species. One prediction of the thermal melanism hypothesis would be ...

  • Wind energy landscapes, place attachment and tourism in the Route 27/West Coast Region of South Africa 

    Lombard, Andrea (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The West Coast Region (WCR) of the Western Cape Province in South Africa is earmarked for at least 13 windfarm developments. These proposed developments represent an investment in and a movement towards ...