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The Owl Box Volume 1

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Report your Bullfrog and Hedgehog Sightings for Conservation

Report your Bullfrog and Hedgehog Sightings for Conservation We are currently mapping the locations that Red Data species have been spotted in the conservancy to be used for the conservation plans for the area and we need your help! We are currently focusing on two species, the Giant Bullfrog and the South African Hedgehog. If […]

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There’s something good about getting the neighbours to preserve their own environment

There’s something good about getting the neighbours to preserve their own environment Emma Jordan 29 Jul 2016 00:00 Greater Kyalami Conservancy (Gekco) Green Neighbourhood Project  Winner: Community Conservation Award “The focus of the Green Neighbourhood Project is encouraging co-operation and community participation in conservation, planning and management of the greater Kyalami area in collaboration with neighbouring communities, […]

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Grass Owl Chicks Rescued from a Raging Fire

Grass Owl chicks rescued from a raging veld fire TEXT & PHOTOGRAPHS TYRONE MCKENDRY On Wednesday night, 13 July, I received a WhatsApp message saying that baby Marsh Owls had been rescued from a veld fire in the Greater Kyalami conservancy (GEKCO). The message was accompanied by some photos and I immediately recognised that the […]

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Would you like your property included in the Greater Kyalami Conservancy?

              Would you like your property included in the Greater Kyalami Conservancy?    Please respond with the following to info@gekco.co.za or complete the form here: Your property number(s) Are you the registered owner of the property? Would you like to be included in the Conservancy?   Why be included […]

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