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While it’s #NewYearsEve today, setting off fireworks, flares & Chinese lanterns is ILLEGAL!
Not only that but fireworks are dangerous & terrifying for animals.
ALL OF THESE CAN CAUSE #WILDFIRES!
Please RT https://t.co/prhFodoFxW
Over the last 6 days, a number of VWS crews have responded to fires in the Overberg, with the main focus having been the fires around Greyton & McGregor.
We’ve been working alongside @CapeNature1 @OverbergFPA & other agencies day & night to try help mitigate the devastation. https://t.co/iLeDjokakd
It's been 3 days since #VWSOpenDay & we're still blown away by the amazing support from you all, especially our nature partner @TableMountainNP.
Besides hosting us at the Newlands fire base; for also arranging a @wo_fire helicopter to be part of our firefighting display!
TAKE ACTION: National warning issued @SAWeatherServic valid Wed 15 Jan 2020
Extremely high fire danger conditions expected over central parts of N Cape also central Karoo - W Cape.
Warning (red), indicates “take action”. Go to https://t.co/6VUfKvLM8A for advice
ADVICE: by @SAWeatherServic valid Tues 14 Jan 2020
Heat wave expected Central & E interior N Cape, interior W Cape including Cape Metro until Thursday, extending Friday East N Cape. Extremely hot conditions Prince Albert & Oudtshoorn.
Advisory (colour yellow), means “be aware”. https://t.co/ONaF2jipor
Incredible to see Social Influencers around the world retweeting the 'Disconnection' image of a poached Elephant - New York Post - https://t.co/a6FRH2fkdg How about helping out in the states fellow South Africans? @Trevornoah @CharlizeAfrica #Disconnection https://t.co/ODz3vJI1XC
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