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Zoë Brocklehurst

First name
Zoë
Last name
Brocklehurst
Gender
Female
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Other Disciplines

Thematic areas of disciplines: Restoration Ecology
UN languages spoken

English

Geographical Focus
Job function
Ecologist
Nature of Organisation
Wildlands Conservation Trust
Street Address Organisation
The Quarry Centre
15 Hilton Ave. Hilton
City Organisation
Pietermaritzburg
Post code Organisation
3201
Country Organisation
South Africa
Telephone number
+27 (0)33 343 6380
Email
ZOEB@WILDTRUST.CO.ZA
Work experience
Planning, GIS mapping, implementation and monitoring of restoration projects across South Africa,
including; donga rehabilitation with stone packing and/or re-vegetation; invasive alien plant removal
both physical and with herbicide; indigenous tree planting; plant propagation techniques
Working with impoverished communities, particularly women, to collect seeds of indigenous plants to
propagate and grow for use in restoration initiatives, focusing on species that communities use for
wood, muthi, food etc.
Key involvement in developing an ecological monitoring framework for restoration/rehabilitation
projects across RSA; hosted an international and local workshop determining effective indicators
to monitor.
Other activities
1. SER MEMBER (Society for ecological Restoration)
2. Invited to attend a UK-hosted workshop on Marine and Estuarine Management,June 2018