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No wildlife mortalities reported in Etosha veld fire

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 14 OCT (NAMPA) The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism (MEFT) has confirmed that there are no reported wildlife mortalities in the ongoing veld fire in the Etosha National Park.
Informing the media on Thursday, MEFT Public Relations Officer, Romeo Muyunda, said the veld fire entered west of the park on Monday from nearby farms and the ministry has since been working tirelessly to contain it.
Muyunda explained that currently, the fire is burning in a contained segment of th ...