Thursday, 17 January 2013

WESSA | Proposals request for 600 hectare nature reserve uMngeni Valley

The Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa (WESSA) is looking at investment participation – or investment advice – in the 600 hectare nature reserve uMngeni Valley near Howick, a nature reserve that WESSA "can no longer afford to maintain on a sustainable basis".

uMngeni Valley

Watsonias in bloom

Agapathus view

This was announced by Pieter Burger, WESSA's KZN regional chairman, who added that WESSA's national office and principal education centre is also located at uMngenin Valley.

"WESSA seeks advice, ideas and proposals from experts, including consultants, hospitality and tourism specialists and property developers in relation to the economic utilisation of uMngeni Valley for the benefit of WESSA and the successful proposer."