Tag: south african national parks
South Africa has eight World Heritage Sites, places identified by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization to be of "outstanding value to humanity".
A joint conservation initiative by South African National Parks and The Endangered Wildlife Trust has successfully reintroduced red-billed oxpeckers to the Mokala National Park in the Northern Cape, after an absence of more than half a century.
• Protecting marine life with plastic
South Africans visiting the country’s national parks will get in for free during National Parks Week, which kicks off on 14 September 2009.