06 April 2016
By Sihle Mlambo
“Durban – A decades-long struggle by environmentalists has finally succeeded with the official proclamation of the Roosfontein Nature Reserve.
The nature reserve, which will now be preserved for future generations, borders the Westville Prison and is being preserved to protect the endangered rare dwarf chameleon, North Coast grasslands and medicinal plants.
The land had been earmarked for a golf course, stadium and casino in the past, but environmental activists fought for its preservation.” – iolNews
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