Wa Richtersveld National Park

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Yitshame swinene e nwalungwini vupela dyambu bya khona ya tiko ra Afrika Dzonga, yitlhela yitikisiwa swinene hikwalaho ka ndhope ya nambu wa Orange River, uta kuma ndzhawu leyikulu swinene ya 160,000 ha ya Richtersveld National Park. Yitivisiwe ximfumu hi lembe ra 1991 endzhaku ka mpumelelano wa xikoxo xa misava na vaaki vale Nama, mananga lawa ya ntshava yana vutomi bya kahle byale handle lebyi unga byi vhakelaka u hambana na huwa yale dorobeni.
Richtersveld Mountain Desert National Park yosungula ayi khomanisiwa naa Ai/Ais – ndzelekano lowu ringanaka na yona wa Namibia – hi 2003 ku sungula ntanga wosungula wale dzongeni wa Afrika laha kuhlanganaka mindzelekano. Akuri ntwanano lowu wa matiko mabe lowunga tisa kusunguriwa ka ntanga lowukulu swinene naswona wa sweswi wa Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park.

Translated by Ike Ngobeni

A Snapshot of the Richtersveld

Richtersveld yitshame hile makumu swinene e n’walungu vupela dyambu bya Afrika Dzonga....more

Early Human History in the Richtersveld

Vumbhoni byosungula bya vanhu e Namaqualand nale Richtersveld byi yimeriwa hiti crude stone tools, kufana nati choppers na swihloka leswinga endliwa kusuka eka stone pebble kumbe core....more

Flowers of the Richtersveld

Lexi, vanghana va mina, i xivutiso xa matimba swinene. Naswona a swi olovi ku xihlamula. Xosungula, kuna mabilomu lembe hinkwaro....more

Geography of the Richtersveld

Loko hinga se sungula hiku tiyimisela, a hitekeni nkarhi waku titoloveta hi ndzhawu ya mbango wa hina. Kuya hi vutshamo, ndzhawu ya greater Richtersveld yinga vuriwa kuva yi endla xibokisani e henhla hile ximatsini e khoneni ya tiko ra Afrika Dzonga....more

Geology of the Richtersveld

Mintirho ya geology hileyi tikaka swinene naswona hileyi anameke. Kutlula kwalano, Richtersveld na Namaqualand tina xitori xo leha naswona minga njhekanjhekisana hixona swinene loko swita eka geological timeline, hikukomisa, yipandzisa nhloko....more

Missions of the Richtersveld

Lava va vuriwaka ‘Hottentots’ na ma Bushmen avanga tekeriwi enhlokweni hilava vahaku fikaka vama European lava avanga weli eka swavukhongeri naswona vari vadyohi lavakulu swinene....more

Nature of the Richtersveld

Bio-Diversity yale Richtersveld nale Namaqualand hileyi yi hlamarisaka. Kambe leyi indzhawu leyi mpfumalaka mpfula laha mpfula yinaka hi lembe leyi ringanaka kwalomu ka 150 mm, leswi endlaka leswaku ndzhawu leyi yiva mananga....more

Recent Human History in the Richtersveld

Endzhaku kaloko van der Stel’s a bule ndlela yoya eka Copper Mountain, ndlela yakuya e n’walungwini yihundzuke budula....more

Richtersveld Land Changes

Le henhla henhla e Richtersveld, xitichi xa Kuboes mission axi rhangeriwe hi mufundhisi lonene Reverend Hein, wa Rhenish Church....more

Richtersveld Land Claims

Hi 1957, rixaka ra ‘coloured reserve’ rale Richtersveld ari nyikiwile ndzelekani laha vafaneleke ku endla darata ya vona leyi ayi tsemakanya exikarhi ka misava ya mani na mani nale mapurasini lawa yanga etlhelo ka nambu na coast....more

Richtersveld World Heritage Site

Ndzhawu ya Richtersveld i ndzhawu leyingariki na nchumu; ya hisa, yi omile naswona yitikomba yingari na vutomi....more

Scientists of the Richtersveld

Eka malembe yava 1770s, ntlawa wuntshwa wunghenile e Namaqualand. Lava akuri ti scientists, ornithologists nati botanists lavanga kokiwa rinoko eka ndzhawu liya hikwalaho ka swimilani leswo hlamarisa na fauna yoka yinga tolovelekangi....more