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Plant Conservation Unit

The mission of the Plant Conservation Unit is to develop human and institutional capacity through the pursuit of scientific knowledge about the biological functioning of and pressures facing the vegetation of the succulent karoo and fynbos biomes of South Africa so that people are able to make sound management decisions for the sustainable use, conservation and restoration of this unique asset.

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Contact us

Prof Timm Hoffman
Mandy Sauls
Tel: 021 650 2440
Fax: 021 650 4046


Plant Conservation Unit website