What is this all about? Call or write to the South African Ministry of Tourism. Is this another shortcoming of the current SA government? Reduced tourism hurts the SA economy- maybe it is time to put on the squeeze!
http://wildlifenews.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/kenya-elephants.jpg At a recent stakeholder meeting called by the Department of Environmental Affairs to discuss proposed amendments to the Elephant Norms and Standards, it became apparent that the Department appears to be intending to remove all welfare-based provisions relating to elephants.
The Department states… http://wildlifenews.co.uk/2014/concerns-raised-that-south-africa-set-to-reduce-protection-for-elephants/