Zibusiso Ngwenya

Charcoal Production Threatens Hwange Forests.

Massive charcoal production is one of the activities which that is threatening Hwange forests. The production is a result of power cuts and the increase of electricity tariffs which is affecting the economically burdened country. Hwange district which boasts of Mopani-rich forests is environmentally damaged by loggers who produce charcoal. Charcoal syndicates are racking huge …

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Human activities a threat to Hwange Wetlands

The importance of wetlands has been underestimated within Zimbabwe for a long time. Wetlands are part of the aquatic ecosystems and their ecological systems are being ignored by most communities. Although the wetlands are a critical part of our natural environment in reducing the impacts of floods, absorbing pollutants and improving water quality, natural and human activities …

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