Conservation Biology MSc Graduates


Jennifer Angoh. 2016. The birds, the bees and Erica: vulnerability of plant-pollinator communities in fragmented fynbos landscapes. (Supervisors: Jeremy Midgeley & Mark Brown)

Christiaan Brink. 2016. The reintroduction of bearded vultures in South Africa: a feasibility analysis. (Supervisors: Arjun Amar, Sonja Krüger)

Angela Ferguson. 2016. Using conditioned food aversion (CFA) to reduce Pied crow (Corvus albus) predation of plover nests.  (Supervisors: Robert Thomson, Tom Flower)

Gabriela Fleury 2016. Environmental change in Riemsvasmaak, Northern Cape, South Africa, twenty years after resettlement. (Supervisors: Timm Hoffman, Simon Todd)

Kyle Lloyd. 2016. An experimental approach to assess the role of nest predation in the population dynamics of the Sociable weaver (Philetarius socius). (Supervisor: Rita Covas)

Hermenegildo Matimele 2016 An assessment f the distribution and conservation status of endemic and near endemic plant species in Maputaland, Mozambique. (Supervisors: Timm Hoffman, Domitilla Raimondo, Jonathan Timberlake)

Penny Pistorius. 2016. How air temperature affects flight initiation distance in arid-zone birds. (Supervisors: Susan Cunningham, Rowan Martin)

Jessleena Suri. 2016. Street-wise: does prey abundance buffer Sparrowhawks (Accipiter melanoleucus) from the negative health impacts of urbanisation?

Wataru Tokura. 2016. Understanding changes in plant productivity using EVI satellite data in Tswalu Kalahari Reserve. (Supervisor: Timm Hoffman)

Julia van Velden. 2016. Cranes and crops: investigating the viability of Blue cranes in agricultural lands of the Western Cape. (Supervisors: Peter Ryan, Res Altwegg)

Elke Visser. 2016. The impact of South Africa's largest photovoltaic solar energy facility on birds in the Northern Cape, South Africa. (Supervisors: Peter Ryan, Samantha Ralston)