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National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004: Publication of Lists of Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable and Protected Species (No. R. 151 of 2007).

Country/Territory
South Africa
Document type
Regulation
Date
2007
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Biodiversity Endangered species International agreement-implementation Cartilaginous fishes Protection of species
Geographical area
Africa, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Notice of the Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism publishes, in the Schedule, a list of critically endangered, vulnerable and protected species. This list is required by section 56(1) of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004. The Act defines restricted activities involving listed threatened or protected species.

Full text
English
Website
www.inforgov.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

Amended by

National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act, 2004: Amendment of Lists of Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable and Protected Species (No. R. 1187 of 2007).

Legislation | South Africa | 2007

Keyword: Biodiversity, Endangered species, Cartilaginous fishes, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX