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Watson wind farm stopped – for now

17 April 2019
The controversial decision to grant environmental authorisation for the Watson family’s massive wind farm project on the summit of the Groot Winterhoek mountains near Uitenhage has been overturned – at least temporarily.
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Global warming is shrinking glaciers faster than thought

09 April 2019
Earth's glaciers are melting much faster than scientists thought. A new study shows they are losing 369 billion tons of snow and ice each year, more than half of that in North America.
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Swift end to nearly 10-year rhino poaching trial

26 March 2019
Three poachers are finally convicted of killing a rhino in KwaZulu-Natal: A magistrate lost his patience after a decade of delays .
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