Penhill Nature Reserve

Penhill Nature Reserve - Southern Africa : Penhill Nature Reserve is a relatively recent nature reserve conserving the last degraded patch of Cape Flats Sand Fynbos in the southeastern Cape Town. It is now cleared of aliens (round one anyway - 2014) and recovering nicely. Threats include the n

Penhill Nature Reserve is a relatively recent nature reserve conserving the last degraded patch of Cape Flats Sand Fynbos in the southeastern Cape Town.

It is now cleared of aliens (round one anyway - 2014) and recovering nicely. Threats include the need to expand the graveyard (just look at what the area is called in Googlemaps - use the map rather than satellite view), gums which the locals refuse to allow to be cut down and of course a host of alien wattles and annuals.

Some nice stuff in it though: so here goes

24 Feb 2015
Tony Rebelo