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South Africa: Minister Declares Marine Protected Area


Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, protection, habitat, environment, conservation )

Jill
- 2741 days ago - allafrica.com
The new Amathole MPA is an important addition to South Africa's network of coastal marine protected areas. It comprises three separate marine areas, the Gxulu, Gonubie and Kei areas



   

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Tomoko Harris (83)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 6:23 am
Excellent news for all sea creatures!
 

Alistair Toomey (34)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 7:07 am
Great news
 

Penelope Ryan (178)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 7:40 am
A right step for the whole planet.
 

Stewart L (583)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 7:51 am
South Africa has always led the Continent of Africa in its conservation stance of preservation. Their government so harshly criticized by some shows its true dedication to the Country and its wild animals! I applaud another noble effort of the government. I wish trophy hunting was also made illegal but wishing doesn't make it happen only determined and unrelenting efforts can curtail such inhumane activities!
 

Ruth C (87)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 8:21 am
Wonderful news!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 8:41 am
abolishing trophy hunting is the next logical step Stewart. it WILL happen...maybe not as fast as we like but we just dont give up :)
 

LaurenBackSoon Kozen (173)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 8:59 am
Great news! Thanks for posting Jill!
 

Francisco Carvalho (106)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 9:12 am
Noted, thanks Jill.
 

James W (257)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 1:07 pm
Two in a row that are great news AWESOME!!!!!!!
 

Patricia E G (52)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 2:07 pm
Here's a little ray of sun light in South Africa's dark days.

Thanks for the info Jill
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 2:57 pm
That's an excellent news for creatures living in the sea.
 

Nimue Michelle P (339)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 5:00 pm
Cool! Noted, thanks Jill :)
 

Carole R (200)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 11:06 pm
Great news. Thanks.
 

Kim O (396)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 11:07 pm
Awesome!! Thanks Jill!
 

alicia m (97)
Sunday September 18, 2011, 11:37 pm
fantastic and now to protect people! noted, gracias
 

Mary T (178)
Monday September 19, 2011, 12:22 am
Wonderful news thanks Jill
 

Robert O (12)
Monday September 19, 2011, 12:54 am
Thanks Jill.
 

Robert O (12)
Monday September 19, 2011, 12:57 am
Good news. Thanks!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday September 19, 2011, 1:27 am
That;s sooo awesome! Noted!
 

Danuta W (1251)
Monday September 19, 2011, 1:51 am
Thanks for sharing.
 

Ioana B (132)
Monday September 19, 2011, 1:52 am
Thank you for the good news.Noted
 

Donna Hamilton (159)
Monday September 19, 2011, 8:57 am
Great news!
 

Lisa Neste (204)
Monday September 19, 2011, 12:56 pm
Good news! Thanks Jill.
 

Tracey E (87)
Monday September 19, 2011, 3:26 pm
VERY GOOD NEWS!! THANKS JILL!
 

Elizabeth P (99)
Monday September 19, 2011, 6:59 pm
Noted and super good news. Thank you.
 

Evelyn B (79)
Monday September 19, 2011, 7:03 pm
Noted Tks Jill for the great news...
 

Julie van Niekerk (230)
Thursday October 13, 2011, 3:44 am
REALLY ???
THAT IS GOOD NEWS !!!
 
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