The Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs published the Biodiversity Management Plan for the Black Rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) in South-Africa for 2011-2020, as contained in the schedule to the notice.
The purpose of the plan, in terms of the act, is to ensure the long-term survival in nature of the species and provide for the responsible person, organization or organ of state to monitor and report on the progress with implementation of the plan; and to be consistent with NEMBA, the National Environmental Management Principles, the National Biodiversity Framework, any relevant international agreement, and any other relevant environmental management plans.
See Government Notice No. 49 in Government Gazette No. 36096 of 25 January 2013.