• “I don’t want to go back to the farm”: a case study of working for water beneficiaries’ fears of returning to farm work 

      Hough, J.A.; Prozesky, H.E. (Academy of Science of South Africa, 2013-09)
      In addition to clearing invasive alien plants, the Working for Water (WfW) Programme, as a South African government public works programme, provides short-term employment and training to empower the poor in finding alternative ...
    • The Ichthyofauna of the Wilderness Lakes System, Western Cape, with particular emphasis on alien fish species and their establishment success 

      Olds, Alexis Amy (2012-09-17)
      Freshwater fish species have been introduced into freshwater systems around the world, primarily for aquaculture, ornamental fish trade and sport fishing. Their introduction into estuarine systems is uncommon however, ...
    • Icons in peril: invasive alien plants in African protected areas 

      Foxcroft, L.C.; Witt, A.; Lotter, W.D. (Springer, Dordrecht, 2013)
      Protected areas in Africa are global conservation icons, attracting millions of tourists a year. However, these areas are being threatened by a growing human population making increasing demands on the natural capitol ...
    • Identifying alien bryophytes taking into account uncertainties: a reply to Patiño & Vanderpoorten 

      Essl, F.; Dullinger, S.; Moser, D.; Steinbauer, K.; Mang, T. (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2015)
      Recently, Pati~no & Vanderpoorten (2015, Journal of Biogeography, 42, doi:10.1111/ jbi.12492) commented on our manuscripts about patterns and processes of global bryophyte invasions. In particular, they argued that the ...
    • Identifying barriers to effective management of widespread invasive alien trees: Prosopis species (mesquite) in South Africa as a case study. 

      Shackleton, R.T.; Le Maitre, D.C.; van Wilgen, B.W.; Richardson, D.M. (Elsevier Ltd, 2016)
      Biological invasions are a major driver of ecological and social change globally. The negative effects of these invasions have led to the initiation of programs to manage these invasions across the world. Management aims ...
    • Identifying challenges to building an evidence base for restoration practice 

      Ntshotsho, P.; Esler, K.J.; Reyers, B. (MPDI AG, Basel, Switzerland, 2015)
      Global acknowledgement of ecological restoration, as an important tool to complement conservation efforts, requires an effort to increase the effectiveness of restoration interventions. Evidence-based practice is purported ...
    • Identifying ecosystem service hotspots for environmental management in Durban, South Africa 

      Davids, R.; Rouget, M.; Boon, R.; Roberts, D. (AOSIS, 2016)
      Background: Despite considerable research into the importance of ecosystem services, little has been achieved in translating such research into management action. In an urban context where numerous pressures on ecosystem ...
    • Identifying high risk pathways and species to prevent biological invasions in South Africa 

      Faulkner, Katelyn Terri (2015-10-26)
      Data were extracted from alien species databases on alien species in South Africa, on their pathways and dates of introduction, their regions of origin, South African distribution and invasion status. These data were used ...
    • Identifying priority areas for ecosystem service management in South African grasslands 

      Egoh, B.N.; Reyers, B.; Rouget, M.; Richardson, D.M. (Elsevier Ltd., 2011)
      Grasslands provide many ecosystem services required to support human well-being and are home to a diverse fauna and flora. Degradation of grasslands due to agriculture and other forms of land use threaten biodiversity and ...
    • Identifying the factors that determine the severity and type of alien bird impacts 

      Evans, T.; Kumschick, S.; Sekercioglu, C.H.; Blackburn, T.M. (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2018)
      Aim: To identify traits related to the severity and type of environmental impacts generated by alien bird species, in order to improve our ability to predict which species may have the most damaging impacts. Location: ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2005 

      Nortje, Erika (2010-02-24)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2006 

      Nortje, Erika (2010-02-24)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2007 

      Nortje, Erika (2010-02-24)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2008 

      Nortje, Erika (2010-02-24)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2009 

      Nortje, Erika (2010-07-26)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2010 

      Nortje, Erika (2011-05-23)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2011 

      Nortje, Erika (2012-05-17)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2012 

      Nortje, Erika (2013-10-22)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2013 

      Nortje, Erika (2014-10-16)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...
    • Iimbovane climate data 2014 

      Nortje, Erika (2016-02-22)
      The Iimbovane outreach project investigates the abundance and diversity of ants along two extensive transects through the Fynbos and Succulent Karoo biomes of South Africa. It is a long term project initiated in 2005 by ...