Sterkfontein Dam Nature Reserve
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Grey rhebuck at the nature reserve 16 September 2011
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Sterkfontein Dam Nature Reserve, Free State, South Africa is an 18,000 Ha reserve situated to the south west of Harrismith. The reserve is close to the Drakensberg Mountain nature reserve. The reserve offers campsites and hiking trails and a large variety of fauna and flora.
Grasses and bushes
- Wild myrtle
- Redwood rooihout (not to be confused with the redwood tree)
- Bush guarri
- Highveld protea
- Silver sugarbush
- Tree fern
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This park will be included into the Maloti-Drakensberg Transfrontier Conservation Area, Peace Park.
- http://www.sa-venues.com/game-reserves/fs_sterkfontein.htm, retrieved 2011-09-13
- http://www.safarinow.com/destinations/harrismith/DamsVleis/Sterkfontein-Dam-and-Nature-Reserve.aspx, retrieved 2011-09-13