Conservation on farmer-owned land: The renosterveld case study
The 3rd in a series of 5 talks brought to you by ShareScreen Africa and AWEI
99% of the Renosterveld biome is unprotected. Only 5% remains. The most important partners in saving this critical ecosystem are all commercial farmers. Why and how do farmers pledge the remnants of Renosterveld on their land to conservation in perpetuity? Does conservation on farmer-owned land work? Dr Odette Curtis-Scott and Grant Forbes will help us answer these questions...
Odette Curtis-Scott, Director, Overberg Renosterveld Conservation Trust
Grant Forbes, Extension Officer, Overberg Renosterveld Conservation Trust