The Gauteng Provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, West Rand District Municipality and Mogale City Local Municipality have initiated a process of developing an Environmental Management Framework (EMF) and Management Plan for the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, its proposed buffer zone and the Muldersdrift area.

More information on this is available on the website of SRK Consulting, as follows:

Please read the letter of introduction for an explanation of the process and time line. The closing date for commenting on the status quo report is 4 September 2009.