Environmental Services
Corporate Programmes
  Integrated Training Area Management Programme
  Environmental Considerations in Operations
  Base Environmental Management Programmes
  Environmental Management System
  Environmental Education, Awareness and Training
Co-operative Governance Initiatives
  Pom Pom Weed Management
  Energy Efficiency Initiative
  Operation VUSELELA
  Water Efficiency Initiative
  Integrated Wildlife Hazard Management
  Game Management
Annual Environmental Awards


The following elements are associated with Environmental Services in achieving Military Integrated Environmental Management (MIEM) and are integrated into all military activities:

  • Environmental Planning;
  • Environmental Research;
  • Ecological Management;
  • Base Environmental Management;
  • Soil Management;
  • Integrated Waste Management;
  • Pollution Control;
  • Environmental Education and Training; and
  • Cultural Resource Management.

These elements are managed corporately through centralised programmes with decentalised execution by the four Services (SA Army, SA Air Force, SA Navy and SA Medical Health Service).