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Vaal River Ecological Crisis Escalates: Urgent Action Needed to Save Vital Water Source

Vaal River as seen on 10 February 2024.

SOUTH AFRICA – The hyacinth issue on the Vaal River has reached alarming levels, exacerbated by the invasion of water lettuce, raising concerns over the collapse of wastewater treatment infrastructure. A recent Twitter outcry by concerned citizens sheds light on the severity of the problem, prompting urgent calls for government intervention. Users shared images of […]

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