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Freshwater ecosystems of Madagascar: in extreme need of restoration

Starting out on my internship with the Tropical Biology Association (TBA), supported by Van Walt, I knew very little about Madagascar. However, right from the beginning of my research it…

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Introducing David van Walt

Monday, 3rd August 2020, David van Walt starts with Van Walt Ltd in a position as joint Managing Director for the Group. David is the eldest son of Kaja and…

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Capacity Building in Tropical Conservation and Water Management

Emmanuel pointed out that: “The TBA field course I attended in Amani Nature Reserve in 2017 gave me an in-depth understanding of local community management which is now a cornerstone…

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LevelSCOUT Four Years On

I’ve been reviewing  some LevelSCOUT pictures. Clearly I was trying to find the fusion of a jewel and elegance and “tough as old boots”.  Hmmmm. Perhaps I didn’t quite succeed…

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Jo’s School, Cape Town

We’d anchored our 1955 wooden sailing boat “Lady Ailsa” near the oyster beds on the south eastern leg of Newtown Creek and it was time for a shower and brunch….

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Van Walt SA (Pty) Limited

The girl behind the Avis desk at Cape Town Airport sported intimidatingly large breasts and couldn’t find my reservation. It happens a lot; the not finding the reservation I mean….

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Van Walt Environmental Equipment

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