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National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004: marking of rhinoceros horn and hunting of white rhinoceros for trophy hunting purposes (No. 756 of 2009).

Country/Territory
South Africa
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Biodiversity Wildlife products Endangered species International trade Marking/identification
Geographical area
Africa, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Notice of the Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs publishes, in the Schedule, rules relative to marking of live rhinos with micro-chips and control on the possession of rhino horns and exportation of horns or any derivates or products of the horns.

Full text
English
Website
www.polity.org.za

References - Legislation

Implements

National Environmental Management Biodiversity Act, 2004 (No. 10 of 2004).

Legislation | South Africa | 2004

Keyword: Ecosystem preservation, Biosafety, Biosecurity, Basic legislation, Biodiversity, Data collection/reporting, Policy/planning, Education, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Genetic resources, GMO, Institution, Inventory, Management/conservation, Monitoring, Protection of habitats, Research, Special fund, Traditional rights/customary rights, Use restrictions, Wildlife products, Endangered species, Dangerous animal/harmful animal, Biotechnology, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Access and benefit sharing

Source: FAO, FAOLEX