Exotic pet trade highlighted at Crocworld Conservation Centre’s November talks

Exotic pet trade highlighted at Crocworld Conservation Centre’s November talks: Crocworld Conservation Centre on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast welcomes two dynamic speakers to the programme for the November edition of the educational monthly talks. On Saturday, 9 November, Ndivhuwo Shivambu (PMB) and Tinyiko Cavin Shivambu (PMB), PhD candidates in Zoology at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), will each give a presentation on the impact of exotic pet species on the South African environment. Martin Rodrigues, Manager of Crocworld … [Read more...]

Meet the Snake City stars at Crocworld Conservation Centre this July

Meet the Snake City stars at Crocworld Conservation Centre this July: Crocworld Conservation Centre on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast has announced an exciting new addition to this year’s winter holiday programme! On Tuesday, 2 July there will be an unmissable demonstration followed by a meet-and-greet session with Simon Keys and Siouxsie Gillett, the international stars of Snake City, as seen on Nat Geo WILD. Simon and Siouxsie – joined by Martin Rodrigues, Manager of Crocworld Conservation Centre – will perform a demonstration featuring a … [Read more...]

David Allan to give insightful talk on KwaZulu-Natal seabirds at Crocworld Conservation Centre

David Allan to give insightful talk on KwaZulu-Natal seabirds at Crocworld Conservation Centre: David Allan to give insightful talk on KwaZulu-Natal seabirds at Crocworld Conservation Centre The KwaZulu-Natal coastline forms an important part of the great, global seabird highway, attracting threatened bird species throughout the year. The migration trends, intricate behaviour patterns and importance within the ecosystem will all form part of the monthly Crocworld Conservation Centre talk on Saturday, 13 July from 9am to 10am, presented by … [Read more...]

Ballito Pro introduces new conservation elements to this year’s festival

Ballito Pro introduces new conservation elements to this year’s festival: As a celebration of the beautiful KwaDukuza region, the Ballito Pro presented by O’Neill constantly seeks ways to ensure the sustainability of the natural resources that make this such a popular festival location. For the 2019 edition, taking place from 27 June to 7 July, the Ballito Pro is bringing in the Save the Waves campaign – Litter4Tokens project – and welcomes the rescue team from Snakes in the City. “The Ballito Pro, KwaDukuza and O’Neill brands are very … [Read more...]