African Elephant Conservation Reauthorization Act of 1997
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African Elephant Conservation Reauthorization Act of 1997 report (to accompany H.R. 39) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Resources

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • African elephant -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Elephants -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.,
  • Wildlife conservation -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Wildlife conservation -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.

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Edition Notes

SeriesReport / 105th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 105-59.
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15450343M

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African Elephant Conservation Reauthorization Act of As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works on SUMMARY H.R. 39 would reauthorize, through fiscal year , annual appropriations to the African Elephant Conservation Fund at the existing authorization level of up to $5 million. The. The African elephant is listed as endangered under the U.S. Endangered Species Act (ESA) and by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN). Many African countries do not have sufficient resources to properly manage, conserve, and protect their elephant . WWF strongly supports passage of the Asian Elephant Conservation Act of and reauthorization of the African Elephant Conservation Act, and would like to express appreciation to Senator Jeffords, Congressman Saxton, and other Congressional sponsors for introducing this important legislation. The impact that policy changes around hunting may have on the conservation of wildlife and on the incentives for African people to coexist with wildlife is not wellunderstood (Buckley & Mossaz ).

H.R. ( th): African Elephant Conservation Reauthorization Act of React to this bill with an emoji Save your opinion on this bill on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support. African Elephant Conservation Reauthorization Act of - Amends the African Elephant Conservation Act to authorize appropriations to the Multinational Species Conservation Fund through FY to carry out such Act. Limits the amount that the Secretary of the Interior may expend each fiscal year to pay administrative expenses. This Act may be cited as the "African Elephant Conservation Reauthorization Act of ". SEC. 2. REAUTHORIZATION OF AFRICAN ELEPHANT CONSERVATION Section of the African Elephant Conservation Act (16 U.S.C. ) is amended by striking "fiscal years" and all that follows through "" and inserting "fiscal years , , Elephants for Africa is a registered charity in England & Wales (number ) and a registered NGO in Botswana (number CR). Photo Credits The images used throughout this website have been provided by Jess Isden, Steven Stockhall, James Stevens & Kate Evans.

African Elephant Conservation Act of 16USCS African Elephant 16 USCS African Elephant Conservation Act. Statement of purpose The purpose of this title is to perpetuate healthy populations of African elephants. HISTORY: (Oct. 7, , P.L. , Ti , Stat. ) The passage of the African Elephant Conservation Act of marks the first of these Multinational Acts. It was followed by the Rhino and Tiger Conservation Act of , the Asian Elephant Conservation Act of , the Great Ape Conservation Act of , and most recently, the Marine Turtle Conservation Act of The African Elephant Conservation Act (“Act”) is a federal legislation enacted in to perpetuate healthy populations of African elephants [16 USCS § ]. The Act provides additional protection for African elephants. 5) There are two different kinds of African elephant. The African bush elephant is the world’s largest land animal, growing up to four metres tall and weighing as much as 6,kg. The African forest elephant, meanwhile, is smaller and only lives in west Africa. As a volunteer on our elephant conservation projects in Africa, you’ll focus.