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Rebuilding Kissama: War-Torn Angola's Only National Park Affected By Deforestation, But Refaunation Gives Hope


Environment  (tags: deforestation, wildlife, world, protection, ecosystems, environment, destruction, conservation, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, nature, government, green, water, trees )

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- 1484 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Angola is one of Africa's most biologically diverse countries, boasting a long Atlantic coastline, dense equatorial forests, rivers thick with mangroves, vast desert expanses, rolling savannah grasslands and high-altitude rocky outcrops.



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Past Member (0)
Friday July 25, 2014, 4:45 am
Noted, thanks Cal.
 

Sandra Penna (135)
Friday July 25, 2014, 4:54 am
noted, thank you.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday July 25, 2014, 5:03 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Anteater Ants (122)
Friday July 25, 2014, 6:36 am
good news, thank you
 

Past Member (0)
Friday July 25, 2014, 7:43 am
Let's hope so. Thx Cal
 

Valerie B (74)
Friday July 25, 2014, 10:52 am
Glad to see some positive news here. Thank you Cal
 

Colin Hope (243)
Friday July 25, 2014, 11:33 am
Great African we don't often hear about!!
 

Colin Hope (243)
Friday July 25, 2014, 11:34 am
I meant to say:
Great African country we don't often hear about!!
 

Edo R (71)
Friday July 25, 2014, 1:43 pm
Thanks for sharing!
 

Colleen L (3)
Friday July 25, 2014, 2:11 pm
Good news. Thanks Cal
 

Birgit W (160)
Friday July 25, 2014, 2:21 pm
Thanks for sharing Cal.
 

. (0)
Friday July 25, 2014, 2:24 pm
Noted. Thanks for posting, Cal
 

Laura Menighetti (19)
Friday July 25, 2014, 4:56 pm
Noted. Thanks!!!
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday July 25, 2014, 5:06 pm
Noted. I hope the forest and animals can be brought back.
 

Fran F (117)
Friday July 25, 2014, 6:43 pm
This does sound promising! Thanks, Cal.
 

Debra G (0)
Friday July 25, 2014, 9:04 pm
It sounds like it's almost too late for Kissama. Without a coherent policy, law enforcement, and viable alternatives for the inhabitants, the national park may be doomed.
 

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Friday July 25, 2014, 10:54 pm
Noted & shared. Thanks Cal
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 12:41 am
They are not content in attempting to kill each other they kill off the wildlife as well.
 

Shaheen N (64)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 12:41 am
Noted, thanks Cal.
 

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 12:53 am
I hope so. Noted.
Thank you Cal.
 

Arild Gone for now (174)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 2:14 am
TY Cal.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 2:29 am
Thanks Cal, hope they can restore it
 

Ludger W (65)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 3:58 am
noteed, thank you
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 4:42 am
Allow the diversity in species as well as the harmony within
 

David C (115)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 6:59 am
noted....please report the spam!!!
 

. (0)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 8:32 am
Noted
 

Gabriele Jefferson (147)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 8:59 am
noted, shared on fb, twitter, g+, thx.
 

Kathryn M (108)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 11:14 am
Noted. thank you! I hope this effort goes well!
 

Panchali Yapa (26)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 1:30 pm
Thank you
 

S J (130)
Saturday July 26, 2014, 8:20 pm
best wishes Angola, spam flagged, thanks Cal
 

rita uljee (1)
Sunday July 27, 2014, 3:18 am
let`s hope for a better future than.
 

Graziella Veri (0)
Sunday July 27, 2014, 6:17 am
liked and shared thanks
 

Panchali Yapa (26)
Sunday July 27, 2014, 7:28 am
Thank you
 

Frances Darcy (124)
Monday July 28, 2014, 7:21 am
noted
 

Stella G (403)
Monday July 28, 2014, 1:24 pm
Spero che gli sforzi vadano a buon fine. Grazie per la condivisione, questo paese non viene citato spesso per le sue problematiche.
 

Betty Kelly (4)
Tuesday July 29, 2014, 7:34 pm
I hope all efforts to rebuild and restore this area will be succesable.
 
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