veld fires

Namibia records 42 veld fires within eight days

by editor1 / Oct 14, 2020 / 0 comments
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The Minister of Environment, Forestry and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta on Tuesday announced that Namibia recorded 42 veld fire incidents in various regions between 23 and 30 September this year.

Environment Ministry cautions on veld fires

by editor1 / Aug 22, 2020 / 0 comments
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-The Minister of Environment, Forestry and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta is calling on the public and all stakeholders to collectively take responsibility for managing veld fires during this season, stressing that this duty does not rest with the Government only.

Oshana Region, Ministry of Environment move to prevent veld fires

by editor1 / Jun 02, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Oshana Regional Council and the Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism have started clearing cross-cutting lines in the Uuvudhiya constituency in the Oshana Region, to prevent the destruction of thousands of hectors of grazing by veld fire.