Species Conservation

NamPower/NNF Strategic Partnership

Newsletter 16 - Nov 2015

2 Dec 2015

IN THIS ISSUE

EDITORIAL …1

- NamPower makes new Kuiseb-Walvis Bay power line bird-friendly …1

- Provisional results of monitoring of Kuiseb-Walvis Bay power line at Bird Paradise…3

- Namdeb marks 66 kV line re-route at Lüderitz …4

- Update on birds and renewable energy …4

PROJECT-RELATED REPORTS

- Flamingo and power lines project …6

- Winter scavenging rates under power line in the Karoo, South Africa (abstract) … 7

- Camera traps keep a beady eye on bird activities at the Khan River crossing …7

POWER LINE SURVEYS: MAY - OCTOBER 2015 …8

POWER LINE INCIDENTS: MAY - OCTOBER 2015 …11

New citizen science projects on the EIS ...14