Jessica Badenhorst

Jessica graduated from the University of Pretoria in Gauteng, South Africa, with a Masters degree in Entomology. She is currently working as an environmental scientist at Jones & Wagener (Pty) Ltd.

Dung Beetles: Lending A Hand In Mine Rehabilitation

Opencast mines in South Africa are usually rehabilitated using soil that was stripped from the land prior to mining and stockpiled until it is needed for rehabilitation purposes. The soil is stockpiled for long periods during which essential nutrients required […]