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Lubombo TFCA, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Protecting Turtles And Marine Life

The turtle monitoring season is in full swing in the Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve, the Mozambican component of the Ponta do Ouro-Kosi Bay TFCA, Africa's first cross-border marine reserve, in the Lubombo TFCA. The turtle monitoring programme links up with the one across the border in South Africa's iSimangaliso Wetland Park, a World Heritage Site, where turtles have been monitored since 1963.

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Lubombo TFCA, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Turtle monitoring programme

On 14 July 2009 the government of Mozambique took a significant step in protecting its coastline when it declared a 678 km² marine protected area, stretching from Ponta do Ouro in the south...

Lubombo TFCA, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

All-Terrain Vehicles For Ponta Do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

The Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve in the Lubombo TFCA now boasts two all-terrain vehicles, thanks to the Turing Foundation.

Lubombo TFCA, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Cross-Border Cooperation In The Lubombo TFCA Helps Marine Life

In the early hours of 13 March 2014, a vessel ran aground at Ponta Mamoli in the Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve, the Mozambican component of the Ponta do Ouro-Kosi Bay TFCA...

Lubombo TFCA, Maputo Special Reserve, Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve, Technology and Innovation

Monitoring & Evaluation Systems Training In The Lubombo TFCA

Staff members of the Maputo Special Reserve and the Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve in Mozambique were recently trained in the use of a spatial monitoring & evaluation system.

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Transfrontier marine park a first

Africa’s first – and largest – transfrontier marine conservation area has been established, connecting Maputaland in South Africa’s World Heritage Site, the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, with Mozambique’s first marine conservancy, the Ponto de...

Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve

Proclamation of Marine Protected Area in Africa’s first Marine TFCA

On 14 July 2009 the government of Mozambique took a significant step in protecting its coastline when it declared a 678km² Marine Protected Area stretching from Ponta do Ouro in the south to...

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