Cape Winelands Biosphere Reserve
The Cape Winelands Biosphere is a region of immense beauty and slopes across elevations from 20 m to 1 860 m above sea level.
This region of immense beauty slopes across elevations from 20 m to 1 860 m above sea level. A wonderful diversity is included, from the high Cape Fold Mountains, to deep river valleys, rolling hills, commercial forests, world-
Four main focus areas have been identified for the CWBR; namely education, preservation of river systems, awareness of the Biosphere Reserve, and development of partnerships. The CWBR is implementing a tour guide-
In 2018, the CWBR built an Early Childhood Development School where children are taught in their home languages. At present, the CWBR is involved with researching the use of centrifugal toilets to reduce sewerage seepage from informal settlements and prevent sewerage from reaching watercourses. This project has the potential to create micro-