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  1. Addressing the HIV/AIDS—food insecurity syndemic in sub-Saharan Africa

    Addressing the HIV/AIDS—food insecurity syndemic in sub-Saharan Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of AIDS Research
    Recently a few vocal health experts have suggested that some of the billions of dollars currently used to prevent and treat HIV and AIDS be reallocated to address more basic problems such as malnutrition, tuberculosis, malaria, and enteric and diarrheal...
  2. Pentachlorophenol-contaminated soil bioremediation: survival and efficacy of monoculture inoculants and enrichment of indigenous catabolic populations

    Pentachlorophenol-contaminated soil bioremediation: survival and efficacy of monoculture inoculants and enrichment of indigenous catabolic populations

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    Survival and efficacy of monoculture inoculants of Flavobaderium sp. and Rhodococcus chlorophenolicus to bioremediate PCP-contaminated soil were examined under sterile and non-sterile conditions. Both species effected ≥ 40% catabolism in four weeks although inoculant survival was significantly higher with R...
  3. A SURVEY OF THE DUNE-BREEDING BIRDS IN THE EASTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA

    A SURVEY OF THE DUNE-BREEDING BIRDS IN THE EASTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Watson, J.J. & Kerley, G.I.H. 1995. A survey of the dune-breeding birds in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Ostrich 66:15-20.
  4. Age and growth of the shortnose spiny dogfish <em>Squalus megalops</em> from the Agulhas Bank, South Africa

    Age and growth of the shortnose spiny dogfish <em>Squalus megalops</em> from the Agulhas Bank, South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Marine Science
    Lengths-at-age and growth rates of dogfish Squalus megalops collected from the Agulhas Bank, South Africa, were estimated by counting the pigment bands on the enameled surface of the second dorsal fin spine. Dogfish are relatively slow-growing and long-lived. The maximum...
  5. SHORT NOTES

    SHORT NOTES

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
  6. POPULATION DYNAMICS OF THE BATELEUR IN THE KRUGER NATIONAL PARK

    POPULATION DYNAMICS OF THE BATELEUR IN THE KRUGER NATIONAL PARK

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Watson, R.T. 1990. Population dynamics of the Bateleur in the Kruger National Park. Ostrich 61:5-12.
  7. BREEDING BIOLOGY OF THE BATELEUR

    BREEDING BIOLOGY OF THE BATELEUR

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Watson, R. T. 1990. Breeding biology of the Bateleur. Ostrich 61: 13–23.
  8. Browsing of <em>Grewia occidentalis</em> by domestic stock in a South African savanna: the influence of bush clumps

    Browsing of <em>Grewia occidentalis</em> by domestic stock in a South African savanna: the influence of bush clumps

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    In South African karoo categorised by multi-species bush clumps, skirted shrub species appear to physically defend the palatable shrub Grewia occidentalis against browsing by eland (Taurotragus oryx). Skirted shrubs appear to defend G. occidentalis by preventing access to plants and...
  9. Status of the Madagascar Fish Eagle <em>Haliaeetus vociferoides</em> in 1995

    Status of the Madagascar Fish Eagle <em>Haliaeetus vociferoides</em> in 1995

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Rabarisoa, R., Watson, R.T., Thorstrom, R., & Berkelman, J. 1997. Status of the Madagascar Fish Eagle Haliaeetus vociferoides in 1995. Ostrich 68 (1): 8–12.
  10. Disturbance of incubating African Black Oystercatchers: is heating of exposed eggs a problem?

    Disturbance of incubating African Black Oystercatchers: is heating of exposed eggs a problem?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Ostrich: Journal of African Ornithology
    Adams, N.J., Kerley, G.I.H. & Watson, J.J. 1999. Disturbance of incubating African Black Oystercatchers: is heating of exposed eggs a problem? Ostrich 70(3&4): 225–228.