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  1. Retention of festival volunteers: Management practices and volunteer motivation

    Retention of festival volunteers: Management practices and volunteer motivation

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Research in Hospitality Management
    Many volunteers in different festival organisations within the hospitality industry begin with great excitement, but slowly lose interest. This might be due to poor volunteer management practices that result in decreased motivation among volunteers, and with the consequences of them...
  2. Seasonal Fluctuations and Diversity of Bark and Wood-boring Beetles in Lowland Forest: Implications for management Practices

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    The phenology and diversity of wood-living beetles attacking Cedrela mexicana, Khaya nyasica and Milicia excelsa were observed for one year with weekly window-flight-trap collections. A total of 150 species (10 known to be common pests of timber) were collected, most...
  3. The development of harvesting schedules and post-harvesting management practices relative to oil yield of <em>Eriocephalus punctulatus</em>

    The development of harvesting schedules and post-harvesting management practices relative to oil yield of <em>Eriocephalus punctulatus</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Journal of Plant and Soil
    The first phase in the domestication programme of Eriocephalus punctulatus involved establishing how this crop could be harvested without adversely affecting plant vigour and longevity. The second phase of the domestication programme was the development of harvesting schedules that would...
  4. Communal area grazing strategies: institutions and traditional practices

    Communal area grazing strategies: institutions and traditional practices

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Grazing strategies found in communal areas are a result of interactions between social, ecological and institutional factors. To understand the processes in operation, and help in improving management, the perceptions of communal people on institutional structures, utilisation patterns and possible...
  5. Organisational commitment and job retention among nurses in a South African setting: An exploratory study

    Organisational commitment and job retention among nurses in a South African setting: An exploratory study

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The objective of this article was to determine the influence of Human Resource Management practices (compensation and reward practices, performance evaluation practices and managerial leadership practices) on organisational commitment and retention of nurses in a South African public hospital setting...
  6. Focusing on monofilament nets while overlooking the priorities of artisanal fisheries governance in Senegal

    Focusing on monofilament nets while overlooking the priorities of artisanal fisheries governance in Senegal

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    Despite its legal prohibition since 1998, the nylon monofilament net is still widely used in Senegalese artisanal fisheries. To achieve a complete ban on monofilament use, it is necessary to understand the main arguments for its continued use and what...
  7. Distribution, Size and Ownership of Forests in the Southern Cape

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    Indigenous forest of the southern Cape as delimited on 1:50 000 maps was analysed for distribution, size and ownership in six landscape zones: mountains, foothill, coastal platform, river valley, coastal scarp and dunes. I tested the hypothesis that forest distribution...
  8. Indigenous High Forests in the Transvaal with Special Reference to Inventory and Monitoring Systems

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    The indigenous forests in the Transvaal comprise a total area of 35 385 ha, of which 18 088 ha or 51% are situated on State forest land. The forests are found mainly along the Drakensberg escarpment and, to a lesser...
  9. Conservation Developments in South African Forestry

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: South African Forestry Journal
    The historical development of environmental conservational activities within the South African Forestry Industry is followed, and the changing emphasis from the conservation of the remaining indigenous forests (pre-1900) to water conservation, to natural assets and unplanted areas is highlighted. The...
  10. Conserving rangeland resources <em>die bewaring van veldhulpbronne</em>

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa
    The aims of the paper are to (1) identify the properties of conservation, (2) explain its poor implementation, and (3) propose remedies.