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Practical Implementation of erosion control measures in the Landscape

Conservation at Work in collaboration with CapeNature, Jobs 4 Carbon, Table Mountain Fund, Western Cape Department of Agriculture, Landcare, Rooiberg Breede River Conservancy, and VanWyksdorp Development Institute (VDI) hosted a successful Landowners Day investigating the practical implementation of erosion control measures in the field. The Jobs 4 Carbon project launched in 2014 and has a remarkable impact on the lives of the local community creating 60 jobs while restoring degraded veld in the Gouritz Cluster Biosphere Reserve by planting spekboom, clearing alien invasive species and preventing soil erosion through ponding. A total of 312702 spekboom plants were planted between 2018-2023 as part of the restoration of degraded spekboom thicket.

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Landowner conservation day – Swartland, 10 May 2023

The first Landsowners day of 2023 was held at Bartholomeus Klip, the venue is situated on the edge of a dam and looking up through the Elandsberg Nature Reserve. This could not have been a more spectacular location to house the event. Seven Conservancies was able to attend the day that consisted of presentations from organisations in the morning followed by an afternoon spent in the field

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Landowner conservation day – Cape Winelands

On 26 October 2022, at Zevenwacht Wine Estate, Conservation at Work, together with Bottelary Hills Renosterveld Conservancy (BHRC) and Conservation Outcomes, hosted an informative day for landowners. The morning consisted of talks about threats to fauna and flora, from the Cape Leopard Trust and CapeNature Law Enforcement. A tea break was followed by presentations on

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Landowner conservation day: Klein river Perspective – July 2022

on 28 July 2022, at Wortelgat venue, Conservation at Work, together with Walker Bay Conservancy, hosted an engaging day for landowners situated along the Klein river. The day consisted of talks on wildlife monitoring by Mike Fabricius of Walker Bay Conservancy, estuary condition monitoring by Ralph Watson from Dyer Island Conservation Trust, managing fire and

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Swellendam Overberg Open Training Day 7 April 2016

Event Date: 7th April 2016 (All day) SWELLENDAM/Overberg open training day Invitation We hereby invite you, all conservation-minded landowners and practitioners, and all Conservancy members and their senior staff to attend the 2016 Overberg Training Day in Swellendam TIME & DATE: 9h30am -16h30, THURSDAY 7 April 2016 PLACE: Kam’bati River Resort, Swellendam DIRECTIONS : Kam’bati

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Annual Winelands Training Day -10 March 2016 TRAINING DAY

Event Date: 10th March 2016 (All day) Date: 10 March 2016 Venue: Graham And Rhona Beck Skills Cemtre, Graham Beck Wine Estate, Please RSVP by 6 March 2016 at conservation.at.work@gmail.com as space is limited Agenda: 09h00 – 09h30: Tea /coffee on arrival 09h30 – 09h45: Welcome and introduction By Liz Eglington, Conservation at Work Chairperson

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Annual West Coast Training Day – 16 February 2016

Event Date: 16th February 2016 (All day) West Coast/Piketberg open training day Invitation All Conservation-minded landowners, Partners/Stakeholders and Conservancies are hereby invited to attend the Annual West Coast/Piketberg Training Day 16 February 2016 Please would you send this invitation on to your Network and whoever else you feel may benefit from attending this day, kindly

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