Briza Authors

At Briza, our authors are our pride! They are specialists in their fields and above all great writers, producing excellent books which educate us and lead us to a greater understanding of our world.

Lynn Hurry

Briza Publications author Lynn Hurry is an environmental education specialist. He is the Director of Ecology-Made-Easy/Aardvark Publications and frequently writes and publishes resource materials in support of educators at all levels of teaching and learning.
His recent work is focused on schools fieldwork initiatives relating to Water and Wetlands.

Books by Lynn Hurry

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Books by Lynn Hurry’s Aardvark Publications

Aardvark Publications has produced 6 activity books for families with sub-teen children, namely:

  • Encounters with Wildlife
  • Encounters with Sea-life
  • Backyard Encounters
  • Encounter our threatened species
  • Game Park Encounters

The Ecology-Made-Easy series also has a number of information / training programmes – for example Field-sketching Made Easy to Ecology Made Easy.

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Rolf Becker

Briza Publications author Rolf Becker graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biochemistry, as well as a Master of Science and PhD in Biochemistry. He was Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Limpopo for 20 years, while also furthering his...

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Alma Möller

Briza Publications author Alma Möller graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Botany and Genetics, and a Master of Science in Entomology, after obtaining a postgraduate certificate in Electron Microscopy. She worked at the University of Limpopo as Electron...

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CJ Cilliers

Author CJ Cilliers is a retired researcher with a PhD in entomology. She is known for her research on the biological control of insects pests and aquatic weeds, implementing biological control and integrated pest and weed management in South Africa and elsewhere. This...

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CE van Ginkel

Author CE van Ginkel is a freshwater scientist, with a PhD in botany. As a special scientist in the then Department of Water Affairs, she practised aquatic science over several decades throughout South Africa. She was the coordinator of the National Eutrophication...

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Piet van Wyk

The late author Piet van Wyk (1931 - 2006) was a biologist who worked for three decades as a researcher in the Kruger National Park. He authored several popular books on southern African trees. Wyle outeur Piet van Wyk (1931 - 2006) was 'n bioloog wat drie dekades as...

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