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Management Objectives

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Increase the range accessible to roan, sable and tsessebe through development of water supplies; Establish new roan, sable and tsessbe antelope populations in areas which are ecologically suitable for the species; Increase roan, sable and tsessbe antelope numbers in areas which are ecologically suitable; Realise the full potential of roan, sable and tsessbe as components of wildlife-based land use for the benefit of rural landholders and the State, in keeping with the provisions for sustainable use in Namibia's Constitution.
Limit fires to an annually burnt area of less than 25% of the range and to prevent that the same areas are burnt each year.


Limit illegal hunting to about 2-3% per annum;

Limit sport hunting quotas for roan, sable and tsessebe to 2%.