Environment journalist in Durban. Formerly at The Mercury/Independent, now freelance writer

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Biography

Tony 's main focus is on environmental stories - from the current rhino poaching crisis through to air pollution, chemicals, energy and climate change.
After 35 years in the print media he now writes as a freelancer, based in Durban, South Africa.
Most of his career was at the Durban morning dail...

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@tonycarnie — 182 followers, 80 tweets

RT @julianrademeyer: A beautiful tribute to one of South African journalism's true greats. Gone too soon. RIP Eddie Koch.  https://twitter.com/antonharber/status/964159481331568640 
RT @JamesMelville: A sea of plastic bottles, cutlery and polystyrene plates has been found floating in the Caribbean. A New Year’s res… https://t.co/XI7LbdoGsx
Tourist anger over cattle grazing in Mapungubwe national park | Daily Maverick  http://bit.ly/2Dy9TOL 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Umm...writing a caption about schoolgirl ballerinas

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Way back in 1980, with an apron over my hands learning how to touch type

How is social media changing news?

Far too much information and news to process or comprehend