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  • Rutherford, MC (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1979-01)
    Aboveground peak season biomass is given for 11 woody species in each of five belt transects under study. Mean aerial biomass for all species was 16 273 kg ha, made up of 14 937 kg ha wood, 236 kg ha current season's twigs ...
  • Jacobsen, NHG (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-12)
    A survey of the distribution, status and general ecology of amphibians, reptiles and mammals was undertaken on the Nylsvley Nature Reserve, Transvaal from mid-1974 to mid-1977 as part of the South African Savanna Ecosystem ...
  • Darracott, DA; Cloete, CE (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1976-06)
    The South African Committee in Oceanographic Research (SANCOR) has been requested to compile a comprehensive bibliography on marine biology in South Africa. It is hoped that it will appear in 1977. SANCOR has made funds ...
  • Tarboton, WR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-09)
    A provisional avifaunal checklist based on observations made during the period September 1974 to July 1976 is presented. Of 325 species recorded, 197 are classified as resident, 64 as migrant, 14 as sporadic, 13 as vagrant ...
  • SANCOR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-01)
    With the ever-increasing demands on the resources of our planet, man's attention during recent years has turned more and more to the resources of the ocean and it is being increasingly recognized that the proper exploitation ...
  • Furniss, PR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-09)
  • Kruger, FJ (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-06)
    The objectives, organization and research programme of the Fynbos Biome Project being undertaken in the south-west and southern Cape are described. The project is a cooperative multi-disciplinary study of the ecological ...
  • CSIR National Scientific Programmes Unit, CSIR (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1978-12)
    The savanna ecosystem project being undertaken at Nylsvley in the northern Transvaal is an attempt to improve our ability to predict events within the savanna grazing lands of southern Africa, in particular to predict the ...
  • Brooks, GR (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1977-04)
    This survey of current practice relating to the disposal and recycling of waste paper was commissioned by the Committee for Solid Wastes, through the National Scientific Programmes Unit of the CSIR. It was undertaken by ...
  • Schrige, GU; Penderis, AH (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-10)
    References to 258 publications are presented together with summaries, keyword listings and a keyword index. This bibliography forms part of the South African contribution to the SCOPE project "The ecological effects of ...
  • Day, J; Siegfried, WR; Louw, GN; Jarman, ML (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1979-12)
    Current knowledge and thinking on the ecology of the Mediterranean type sclerophyll shrublands and heath lands of the southern and south-western Cape is reviewed in 13 concise syntheses. The Fynbos Biome is defined and ...
  • Harmse, M; Von, HJ (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-09)
    The soils of the Nylsvley Nature Reserve are classified according to the binomial system and mapped on a scale of 1:5 000. 17 soil forms and 34 soil series are described. The main soil forms within the Savanna Ecosystem ...
  • Rudd, RT (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-01)
    Modern society is producing ever increasing quantities of dangerous and/or toxic wastes, which require safe and effective disposal if they are not to pose a threat to our water supplies or the environment in general.
  • Noble, RG; Hemens, J (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-11)
    This document describes the kinds of ecosystems involved and some of the current and possible future research questions in the IUE programme. Attempts are made to allocate priorities for future action. The need for such a ...
  • Stavropoulos, CC (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-09)
    The telemetering of information over long distances from unattended environmental monitoring equipment at remote sites can be difficult to carry out using conventional high frequency radio communication. This is because ...
  • SANCOR (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1979-04)
    This report outlines the framework for a marine line fish programme under the aegis of the South African National Committee for Oceanographic Research (SANCOR). An attempt is made to assess the state of knowledge about ...
  • Simpkins, MJ (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1976-11)
    This report is published on behalf of the South African Committee for Solid Wastes which in turn advises the National Committee for Environmental Sciences on problems concerned with Solid Wastes in South Africa. It is ...
  • Scholtz, MT; Brouckaert, CJ (National Scientific Programmes Unit: CSIR, 1976-09)
  • Huntley, BJ (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1978-03)
    A description of the objectives, organization and research programme of the Savanna Ecosystem Project being undertaken at Nylsvley in the northern Transvaal is presented. The project is a cooperative multi-disciplinary ...
  • Coetzee, BJ; Van Der Meulen, F; Zwanziger, S; Gonsalves, P; Weisser, PJ (Cooperative Scientific Programmes: CSIR, 1977-12)
    The vegetation of the Nylsvley Nature Reserve in the Transvaal Mixed Bushveld is classified hierarchically by the Braun-Blanquet method of vegetation survey. The vegetation is seasonal grassland and deciduous savanna with ...