Monday, November 26, 2007
National park in Caprivi gazetted
AllAfrica.com has reported a story from The Namibian about the official declaration of the Bwabwata National Park in the Kwando River area in northern Namibia. The park incorporates Caprivi Game Reserve, the Mahango Game Park in the west and the Mamili Game Park south of Sangwali along the Linyanti River. According to the story, the three core areas Kwando, Buffalo and Mahango, will be zoned for special protection and controlled tourism. The central area of the park will be zoned to provide for a multiple-use area of community-based tourism. You can see a map of Namibian national parks on the Ministry of Environment and Tourism website.