DR Congo seeks Virunga park boundary change

The Democratic Republic of Congo says it wants to redraw the boundaries of Virunga National Park, a World Heritage site, to allow for oil exploration.

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Last updated on 16 March 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Pollution
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals