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Norms and Standards for Biodiversity Management Plans for Species (No. R. 214 of 2009).

Country/Territory
South Africa
Document type
Regulation
Date
2009
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Biodiversity Endangered species Policy/planning
Geographical area
Africa, Southern Africa
Abstract

This Notice of the Minister is made under section 9(1) of the Biodiversity Act and prescribes norms and standards for the achievement of any of the objectives of this Act, including for the management and conservation of South Africa's biological diversity and its components and the restriction of activities which impact on biodiversity and its components. The Plans shall meet the criteria and requirements set out in this Notice. Plans may be developed for one or more species and for one or more

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