HilLand Environmental has been appointed as the Environmental Assessment Practitioners (EAP) by the applicant, San Marino (HOA), to ensure compliance with regulations contained in the National Environmental Management Act (NEMA Act No. 107 of 1998) and the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations (2014), as amended, for the proposed riverbank maintenance at San Marino, Erf 586, Plettenberg Bay.
The proposed upgrade will entail the replacement of the existing creosote timber poles and vertical riverbank retaining wall with sloping stepped sandbag foundation which will be covered by re-vegetated reno-matresses. The proposal will tie in with the existing embankment upgrade at Blue Water and Silver Stream Estate (located downstream of San Marino).
Please find attached to this email the Background Information Document (BID) which will undergo a 30-day commenting period (excluding the December 2019 ‘shut-down’ period). Please provide us with your comments / concerns relating to the proposed activity during the time frame (12 December 2019 – 03 February 2020) in written format via email or fax. Please note that you need to declare your interest in the above matter. Should you have no comments, please send us an email indicating as such.
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