Draft National Protected Areas Expansion Strategy Review of 2016: Government Gazette Notification
The Department of Environmental Affairs has published the Draft National Protected Areas Expansion Strategy for South Africa 2016, for public comment. One of the objectives of the National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act, 2003 (Act No. 57 of 2003), is to require the department to provide for the protection and conservation of ecologically viable areas representative of South Africa’s biological diversity and its natural landscapes and seascapes, hence the development and review of the strategy.
Interested persons are requested to submit written comments on the draft within 60 days from the date of publication of this notice.
Please find the Government Gazette on the link below, for notice.
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