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Tineke Kraaij

Tineke Kraaij

Tineke PhD (Botany) has 16 years’ experience in conducting and publishing applied research to inform and influence conservation management. Her fields of interest are fire ecology in fynbos and other South African biomes, alien plant invasion biology, rare and threatened plant species conservation, and plant-herbivore interactions. She lectures vegetation ecology at the School of Natural Resource Management of the Nelson Mandela University.
    Invasive alien plants in South Africa pose huge risks, but they can be stopped
    Invasive alien plants in South Africa pose huge risks, but they can be stopped
    There is a massive army marching across South Africa. It’s silent and looks harmless, but it’s growing by the day. It’s depleting the...