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The celebration of the 10th anniversary of the National Administration of Conservation Areas (ANAC)

The celebration of the 10th anniversary of the National Administration of Conservation Areas (ANAC) this Tuesday, May 25, 2021, takes place at a time when the commemorative week of Biological Diversity is also celebrated, having been celebrated on May 22, the International Day for Biological Diversity was proclaimed by the United Nations, as well as the 50th anniversary of the Bazaruto Archipelago National Park.

The Gentlemen

During their visit to the headquarters of Niassa Special Reserve, the President of the Republic, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi and the First Lady, participated this Saturday, 31 July 2021 (World Ranger Day) in the operation of exchange of Satellite monitoring collar.


Survey in Chimanimani reveals more than 1,000 animal and plant species

More than 1,000 animal and plant species have been discovered by researchers in a section of the Chimanimani Conservation Area, including a number of species new to Mozambique and several species potentially new to science.


ANAC TAKES CHILDREN TO CELEBRATE 8TH ANNIVERSARY AT MAPUTO SPECIAL RESERVE

On 1st June, children from schools in Maputo City and Matutuíne District visited the Maputo Special Reserve, as part of the celebrations of International Children's Day and the eighth anniversary of the National Administration of Conservation Areas.


Maputo Special Reserve destroys weapons recovered from poachers

The Maputo Special Reserve (MSR), in Matutuíne district of Maputo province, destroyed, last Friday, 38 weapons of different calibers recovered from poachers, which 26 are homemade and 12 conventional.


Rangers acquire skills to investigate environmental crimes

The National Administration of Conservation Areas is concerned about cases of release of individuals accused of committing environmental crimes by paying a deposit, which often does not exceed one tenth of the value of the purchase of the weapon used.


Fire is under control at Maputo Special Reserve

Fire that occurred last Monday, with some outbreaks in the following day, is already under control at the Maputo Special Reserve (REM). The fire broke out near the road linking the city of Maputo with the village of Ponta do Ouro.


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