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Will Blouberg Residents Celebrate World Rhino Day 2012?

The Rhino, one of our Big 5, with its portrait on the R 10 note, is highly endangered as most people will know. They are being hunted down illegally by poachers for the illicit trade of their beautiful horn that is being used in traditional Asian medicine and sometimes purely as an aphrodisiac. There is nothing medically or scientifically special about the rhino’s horn; it is made of 100% keratin, the exact same chemical compound that all animal and human hair and nails are made of. World Rhino Day 2012…

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Keep Blouberg Beaches Clean on International Coastal Cleanup Day 2012

Why is it so important to keep Blouberg beaches clean? The most obvious reason of all to keep Blouberg beaches clean is so that it looks great for both Blouberg residents and tourists to enjoy for many years still to come. But there is a far more significant reason too. We all clean our homes and yards but so often we forget that we are all citizens of just one home, the Earth. In a home, when the inhabitants are messy, it soon becomes filled with trash and unhealthy bacteria…

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