These extraordinary volunteers and professionals that include conservationists, outdoor enthusiasts and wildlife specialists make it possible for Conservation Mag to make a difference by driving environmental change.

Duncan MacFadyen

Dr Duncan MacFadyen, Head of Research and Conservation at Oppenheimer Generations. The research department supports, funds and facilitates national and international researchers.

Fiona McIntosh

Fiona McIntosh is a freelance travel writer who lives on the slopes of Table Mountain. An avid hiker, rock climber, and scuba diver, she adventures all in the name of work.

Kimberley Graham

Kimberley is an environmental sustainability advisor and a researcher in international environmental law, focussing on wildlife, gender equality and climate.

Leif Cocks

Leif Cocks is founder of The Orangutan Project and has worked tirelessly to improve their welfare in captivity and ensure their ongoing survival in the wild.

Matthew Holt

Matthew Holt has climbed the seven continental summits, skied to both Poles, and chanced his arm at bog snorkelling, cheese rolling, wife carrying and bull running amongst other misadventures.

Patricia Kissane

After swapping the fast paced Jozi corporate train for Kleinmond. I love hiking in the Cape Floral Kingdom. I have a special interest in TP Stokoe and hoping to find the scarce Mimetes Stokoe.

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