Tag Archives: conservation

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Power behind the scenes

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Hin Wah, our Communications Programme Manager, wrote a lovely piece for the Green Times magazine about our wave turbine installation at the Two Oceans Aquarium. A continuous wave is needed to keep the kelp and other plants in the aquirium alive. Project 90 teamed up with the aquarium to design and build a wave turbine which could create this wave without using electricity. Continue reading

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We don’t want your money honey, we want your love.

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How will refusing a drinking straw help save a penguin? Read more to find out.

Join the Penguin Promises Campaign and help protect the African Penguin. There are only 50,000 left and could be extinct within 15-25 years if environmental conditions do not improve for them. Join them on their “waddle” between 15-20 March, or make your own “Penguin Promise” to help save this birds.
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World Wetlands Day

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This Sunday is Word Wetlands Day, a day for preserving and protecting one of our most threatened ecosystems. Our local Princess Vlei, in Grassy Park, is being threatened by a new shopping mall development. You can help save this precious ecosystem by signing the petition. I also share with you a list of all the wetlands in Cape Town which I encourage you to visit on Sunday. Continue reading

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Rethink the bag

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The Two Oceans Aquarium has launched a new campaign asking you to stop and think before taking another plastic shopping bag. Ever. They also have a petition you can sign which calls for a total banning of plastic shopping bags. Please sign it and support this worthy cause. Continue reading

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The Lost Mountain Project

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Richard Halsey, our Financial Coordinator,  is a mix of many things. At Project 90 he is part of our operations team, assisting with our finances, budgets and payments. But on the weekends he is adventuring on any vertical surface he … Continue reading

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Enough. For All. Forever.

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How do you make a house, using sustainable materials, for under a $1000? Can breeding flies reduce overfishing? Why do humans repeatedly make the same mistakes? Well, these were some of the many questions addressed at the inaugural Sustain our Africa Summit which our Financial Coordinator, Richard Halsey attended. Continue reading

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Project 90 club attacks aliens

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St George’s Grammar Project 90 club spent the weekend clearing invasive Port Jackson trees out in Botriver. They worked hard all weekend clearing trees and litter – well done guys! Club member Matthew Daniels sent us a story about their weekend. Continue reading