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Unit for Continuing Education

Target Participants

The course will be held at the Far Hills Country Hotel, George, and aims to cater for Estuary managers of the Eden Municipality, Garden route national park and others interested in the details of Estuary management plans.

Course outline

  • Value, Structure and function of estuaries
  • Threats to estuaries
  • The ecological reserve and determining the freshwater requirement of estuaries
  • Legislation and estuaries
  • Investigating the details of an Estuary Management Plan
  • Field trip to the Great Brak Estuary

* The course is fully accredited so students who successfully complete the 3 day course are issued with an official NMMU certificate.

* Course fee

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Contact information
Ms. Meredith Fernandes
Research Assistant
Tel: 0767569797
meredith.fernandes@nmmu.ac.za