About Us

The Terrestrial Ecology Section in the School of Biological Sciences of the Faculty of Science at the North-West University (NWU) expertise are in land degradation and restoration/rehabilitation ecology of arid- and semi-arid rangelands. The emphasis is on Ecosystem- Functions (EF) and Services (ES) regarding Sustainable Land Management (SLM) and to study the impacts and control of desertification, land degradation and drought (DLDD) on rangelands, as well as what technologies can be implement to restore/rehabilitate these lands.

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Recent News

August 1, 2018 |

Corteva US Study Tour 2018

Prof Kellner was invited by Corteva Agriscience, a branch of DowDuPont (DowAgro Science), a world-wide company...

July 27, 2018 |

LaRSSA Technical Talk

Prof Klaus Kellner and Piet van Deventer joined by the LaRSSA team, led the important Technical Talk and...

April 5, 2017 |

Progress on the Kalahari Namib Project

Prof. Klaus Kellner attended the Kalahari Namib Project meeting on 5 April 2017 in Upington. The Kalahari Namib...

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