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Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Community Development, Lubombo TFCA, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Protecting marine biodiversity and aquatic food resources

Communities residing along Maputo Bay, in the Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve (PPMR) in Mozambique, have taken a decisive step towards protecting crucial marine life and aquatic food resources, with the recent demarcation of fishing areas and sanctuaries for marine species reproduction.

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Community Development, Lubombo TFCA, Maputo Special Reserve, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Yielding success with conservation agriculture

Onion farmers from the Tchia community adjacent to Maputo Special Reserve (MSR) in Mozambique, harvested 7 000kg of produce using conservation agriculture techniques.

Lubombo TFCA, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Welcome to Ponta Malongane – the whales’ stage

The idyllic waters along this stretch of Mozambique’s coastline are frequented by majestic whales during the months of July to December. Entrancing all who are lucky enough to glimpse them, with their songs...

Lubombo TFCA, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Keep our beaches clean!

In celebration of International Coastal Clean-up Day, 1 and a half tons of garbage was removed from the beaches along the coastline that stretches a distance of over 37 km from Ponta do...

Community Development, Lubombo TFCA, Maputo Special Reserve, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

The art of farming mussels

Fishermen and women in Mozambique are being equipped and trained in the art of farming mussels on longlines, as a means to create a stable income for the communities .

Banhine National Park, Great Limpopo TFCA, Kavango Zambezi TFCA, Limpopo National Park, Lubombo TFCA, Malawi Zambia TFCA, Maputo Special Reserve, Nyika National Park, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve, Simalaha Community Conservancy, Sioma Ngwezi National Park, Vwaza Marsh Wildlife Reserve, Wildlife Crime, Zinave National Park

Conservation guardians

This World Ranger Day, we take a moment to recognise the work being done by rangers across southern Africa to protect our conservation areas.

Lubombo TFCA, Maputo Special Reserve, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Celebrating 60 years of conservation

Mozambique had much to celebrate last week as Maputo Special Reserve commemorated 60 years of existence. The milestone was marked on 23 July with a ceremony led by His Excellency, President Filipe Jacinto...

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