A flowing river but no water

 Tamlyn Jolly (Zululand Observer)    26/02/2016

Residents asked why security guards cannot be placed along this pipeline that is continually being vandalised and much water wasted.

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Dredging, pumping of beach sand to replenish Durban beaches

 Zainul Dawood (Daily News)    24/02/2016

Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) is due to commence dredging and beach nourishment in Durban as soon as certification is issued by the South African Maritime Safety Authority to the new Ilembe dredging vessel.

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Pro-miners threaten to use force

 Judi Davis (South Coast Herald)    22/02/2016

Xolobeni residents were told the mining company would “drill for water” in their area next week.

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Govt’s steps to stop illegal sand mining

 Bongani Hans (The Mercury)    17/02/2016

As illegal sand mining escalates in KwaZulu-Natal, the government has turned to the courts for assistance to curb the practice.

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South Africa’s proposed marine protected areas need proper patrolling

 Kim Helfrich (DefenceWeb)    11/02/2016

Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa’s plans to add 22 marine protected areas (MPAs) and bring South Africa’s ocean protection in its exclusive economic zone (EEZ) to over five percent is “wonderful but irrelevant” at present.

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R3.7m berm collapses

 Zimasa Mgwili    11/02/2016

A portion of the very expensive structure has been washed away.

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KZN earth tremors not so unusual

 (Daily News)    08/02/2016

The earth tremor that had Durbanites all shook up on the weekend was likely not an aftershock of the deadly Taiwan earthquake, as was rumoured.

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Pollution a threat to precinct

 Judi Davis (South Coast Herald)    05/02/2016

Care must be taken regarding the environment and the health and safety of residents.

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