A recent article in the Botanical Societies Veld and Flora magazine written by Dave and Sue Whitelaw outlines the considerable threat posed by the proposed nuclear power station at Bantamsklip in the southern Overberg. To read the full article click on the attachment: Botanical threat in Overberg
So why a fynbos blog? We have always been fascinated by the remarkable flora of the Cape. From a distance it looks like dull grey-green stuff, but get up close and you will find that it is teeming with life, is full of fascinating stories and has many uses. Enjoy!