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PAIA Requests for Environmental Records

Request to SANParks for records relating to products from dead lions in National Parks

17 July 2017

South African National Parks
Reference Number:
CER-2017-SAN-0002 (SANParks Lion bones)

Copies of all records, relating to all deceased lions (Panthera leo) originating from within the jurisdiction of the SANParks’ various national parks, from January 2015 to July 2017, evidencing what is done with the skulls, teeth, bones and other body parts and/or derivatives of all dead lions, particularly any lions shot or euthanased after escape from the parks (including but not limited to those lions killed after escape from the Kruger National Park around 18 May and 13 July 2017)

For further information please email [email protected].