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The South African coastal zone : a critical assessment of whether the manner in which the coastal zone is defined in the national environmental management : integrated coastal management Act of 2008 facilitates an integrated, and especially ecosystem based, approach to managing the South African coast.
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Should seas have standing? : a critical study of plastic marine debris and pollution laws in international and South African law.
Historically, the ocean was considered to be inexhaustible and impervious to harm. However, we now find the oceans to be susceptible to such harm and in a fragile state as a result of anthropogenic influences. Ocean ...
An overview of the legal instruments to conserve biodiversity in South Africa with particular reference to the establishment and expansion of protected areas
In this investigation, a review is undertaken of the newly promulgated and existent legislation pertaining to the conservation of biodiversity, and the establishment of protected areas as the primary means to protect ...
The promotion and protection of public health in South Africa through environmental legislation with specific reference to air pollution.
The Constitution of South Africa I, (the Constitution) envisages in the Bill of Rights that: Everyone has the right -(a) to an environment that is not harmful to their health or well-being; and (b) to have the environment ...
A critical analysis of the legal and policy framework governing aircraft noise in South Africa with specific reference to King Shaka International Airport.
Airport operations have become a major public concern over the past few years due to the various negative impacts they have on the environment. One such impact that has been an outcry by communities living close to the ...
The obligation on environmental authorities to consider socio-economic factors in EIAs : a critical examination of s 24 of NEMA.
Environmental impact assessments were developed in the United States with an object to build into the decision-making processes an awareness of environmental considerations. EIAs were imported into South African law and ...
A consideration of the squatter issue in relation to the natural environment.
Environmental conservation is the achievement of the highest quality of living for mankind by the rational utilization of the environment. It advocates practices that will perpetuate the resources of the Earth on which man ...
Regulating the trade in rhino horn: a South African perspective.
South Africa is facing a major rhino poaching crisis. In 2015, 1175 rhinos were killed by poachers and 1054 in 2016. During the first half of 2017, 529 rhinos had been killed by poachers. South Africa can currently sustain ...
A comparative study of legislation relating to the establishment and management of wildlife protected areas in South Africa and Tanzania.
In the last two decades, conservation of biodiversity has moved from being a preserve of wildlife enthusiasts into forming a lead agenda in the world conferences. Many Conventions and declarations also came into being ...