Forest and Bushfires in the Western CapeRegion/South Africa
12 March 2001
Independent Online: Quick action stops Nyanga fire in its tracks, By Peter Dickson More than 140 people were left homeless in a fire that swept through a shackland in Nyanga East on Thursday. (Source: CAPE TIMES, published on the Web by IOL) For further information see the article posted on 8 March 2001 at the IOL website (click on “South Africa” and “Environment”).
For more information on fires in South Africa: See contributions in International Forest Fire News (IFFN): South Africa