– South Africa: Africa’s southernmost freshwater lake to expand Agulhas National Park!


(Posted 03rd February 2023)


To commemorate World Wetlands Day 2023South African National Parks (SANParks) announced the expansion of the Agulhas National Park with the inclusion of Soetendalsvlei, Africa’s southernmost freshwater lake. Through a generous donation, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) took ownership of the Vissersdrift property for incorporation into the Agulhas National Park in 2022. This move has secured 90% of the Soetendalsvlei wetland and added a further 2 345 hectares to the National Park.
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