FRIENDS OF NYLSVLEY FLOODPLAIN
Doing good things for Nylsvley since 1991.
To conserve the unique biodiversity of Nylsvley Nature Reserve and the Nyl floodplain
To encourage the co-operation of all stakeholders to promote the conservation
and sustainability of the entire floodplain and its catchment.
Friends of Nylsvley have run work parties at Nylsvley since March 1991 and courses since April 1996.
Over the years we have financed and helped install the Kingfisher and Dabchick Hides, the Sasol
Dragonfly Walkway, the Bittern Bridge and replaced the Jacana Walkway. We’ve rehabilitated the
notorious long drop toilets in the campsite, installed an Enviro Loo at Vogelfontein and replaced the
ladder to the lookout tower. The project, celebrating our 20th Anniversary during 2011, was to install
a solar pump at one of the distant watering points... READ MORE