World wetlands day
The Rietvlei Nature reserve is situated 18km from the center of Pretoria and it is 3800 hectares in size. Rietvlei nature reserve was established as a result of the Water Scheme to provide drinking water to the people of Pretoria and it was declared Rietvlei Nature reserve in 1997.
Image downloaded: 01 March 2016.
Produced by SANSA Earth Observation, January 2018.
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