Systems-based conservation management of the African penguin in progress

13 Aug 2021 - 07:15


We were encouraged by a broad stakeholder meeting convened by Minister Barbara Creecy this week, in a concerted effort to reach a decision around fisheries closures around breeding colonies of the Endangered African Penguin. Read the history of this ground-breaking experiment here to understand more about the deliberations that continue in an attempt to balance fisheries-conservation trade-offs.