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Welcome to iSpot southern Africa. Your one-stop shop for Biodiversity on the subcontinent. Please feel free to use the site for any interesting observation you may have, to document something, to obtain an ID - by adding an observation, by looking around, or more formally by using the browser (the "surfer") or the dictionary links. Please also help others by making an ID if you know something that someone else needs an ID for.
The Cape Granite Flax has been found on a CREW outing this weekend. Congratulations to the Peninsula Crew team on their discovery. The observation can be seen at: http://www.ispotnature.org/node/717073
"One of the first things I learnt from Ismail over the past ten months since I joined the CREW team, is that "Special" doesn't always mean big or showy when it comes to threatened species, and there is much reward to be found in looking for the small and seemingly uninteresting plants as well.
- iSpot user James McCulloch wins UK biological recording Youth Award 25th Nov 2015
- New field guide on southern African Wetland Life out 23rd Nov 2015
- Latest Statistics (for November) available 19th Nov 2015
- Interesting research: Capereeds dupe dung beetles. 9th Nov 2015