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Living my dream during my internship

Shirley van de Voorde
17 March 2014

We asked Shirley van de Voorde, who did a 5 month volunteer internship with us at NVT, to write a guest blog on her time with us – thanks Shirley!

Shirley holding a African Black Oystercatcher...

NVT keeping close tabs on Groot Estuary Fish

Babalwa Mqokeli
14 March 2014

The Nature’s Valley Trust launched another exciting research project last week Thursday, monitoring fish in the Groot River Estuary. Initial fish surveys in the Groot River Estuary, conducted in...

My internship at NVTrust…

Nelishka Singh
28 February 2014

The Nature’s Valley Trust was an unknown organisation to me when I was applying for internships with the other environmental organisations. When I received the call for the interview with them...

Monitoring alien activity…

Babalwa Mqokeli
20 February 2014

What are Mosquito fish?

Gambusia affinis commonly known as Mosquito fish is a type of fish species that originates from the eastern and southern United States river systems. In the early 1900s...

WWF-SA & NVT… an interns’ perspective

Babalwa Mqokeli
14 February 2014

The Environmental Leaders Programme is an initiative from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-SA) to support the development of young graduates, like myself, in the environmental sector. There is...

First of our 2013 Interns have arrived!

Mark Brown
8 April 2013

We have several interns working for us this year, and the first three arrived on the 2nd April. We welcome Mulatedzi, Matome and Babalwa to our growing team. Matome and Mulatedzi will be working...

Kurland Clean-up Day

Default Admin
12 September 2012

As part of the International Coastal Clean-up week, an initiative driven by Plastics SA, the Nature’s Valley Trust held their annual Kurland Clean-up day on Friday 21 September. The turn-out is...