A busy road of this size, so close to our enclosures and our most sensitive cases, will not only affect Free Me's ability to do successful rehabilitation of the animals in our care, but will also cause irreparable damage to the Nature Reserve and the wildlife that lives here. Free Me has always been dependant on the sanctuary of this nature reserve to provide our injured and displaced wildlife a…
PLEASE NOTE: We inadvertently added duplicated our petition, so we are closing this particular one and request you please sign this one instead: http://www.causes.com/actions/1750910-protect-the-rietfontein-nature-reserve-by-protesting-the-k60-extension-through-the-reserve. Sorry for any confusion and thank you so much for your support! It means the world to us and the wildlife in the Reserve. …
View from the Rietfontein Nature Reserve
The Public Participation meeting for Wednesday the 15th at 7pm will now be held at the gym, downstairs, in the Core Shopping centre, Leeukop Road in Sunninghill. Hopefully this is the final change!
The first public announcement will only appear in the local newspaper tomorrow morning, less than 12…Read More
The peace and tranquillity of the Rietfontein Nature Reserve, home to the Free Me Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, is being threatened by the proposed extension of the K60 Provincial road. The Public Participation meeting will be held on the 15th of May (see our web site for details) and will give…Read More
At 11:15 today, Chai Radio will be interviewing Nicci Wright from Free Me and Michelle Watson from Friends of Rietfontein to discuss the K60 and the issues surrounding the impact of the road. Please spread the word!http://www.southafrica.listenradios.com/chai-fm-101-9-south-africa/…Read More
REC will be holding a public meeting where the engineers and the applicant will be present to give more detail around the proposed K60 project, and to answer any questions. Please feel free to attend the public meeting. The details of the meeting is as follow:Place: Rivonia Recreational Club,…Read More