Environment

Acid mine water continues to rise underground on the East Rand

Levels at a treatment plant in Springs have now breached a critical environmental threshold The post Acid mine water continues to rise underground on the East Rand appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

Criminal probe into Thungela Resources for ‘catastrophic’ acid mine water spill

It will be a test case in South Africa for river pollution, rehabilitation and holding polluters accountable The post Criminal probe into Thungela Resources for ‘catastrophic’ acid mine water spill appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

Zikalala finally releases first part of long-delayed rhino task team report

The report was commissioned in 2016 by KwaZulu-Natal’s former premier, Willies Mchunu, after a surge in rhino poaching The post Zikalala finally releases first part of long-delayed rhino task team report appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

Climate change bill: ‘One of the most important draft laws to cross the desks of SA’s lawmakers’

Bill moves towards the all-of-government approach required to mount effective climate response, but there are concerns that it is ‘toothless’ The post Climate change bill: ‘One of the most important draft laws to cross the desks of SA’s lawmakers’ appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

Government presses urgency on climate change

Catastrophic KZN floods show how the impacts of climate change are being felt in South Africa The post Government presses urgency on climate change appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

Nelson Mandela Bay is on the brink of Day Zero and faces humanitarian disaster

Just a few weeks left until taps run dry in large parts of the metropolitan The post Nelson Mandela Bay is on the brink of Day Zero and faces humanitarian disaster appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.

Popular Today