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L.I. 1525-WILDLIFE RESERVES (DECLARATION OF GAME RESERVES) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS, 1991

In exercise of the powers conferred on the Provisional National Defence Council by section 11 of the Wild Animals Preservation Act 1961 (Act 43), these Regulations are made this 29 th day of November, 1991.

 

1. There are hereby established a Reserves to be known as the "Kakum National Park" and "Assin Attandanso Game Production Reserve" and accordingly, immediately after paragraph of regulation 1 of the Wildlife Reserves (Amendment) Regulation, 1971 (L.I. 710) as amended by the Wildlife Reserves.
  (o) Kakum National Park and
  (p) Assin Attandanso Game Production Reserves
2. Immediately after the particulars relating to the Bia Game Production Reserve in the Schedule to the Wildlife Reserves Regulations, 1971 (L.I. 710) as amended by the Wildlife Reserves (Amendment) Regulations, 1977 (L.I. 1105) there are hereby inserted the particulars specified in the Schedule to these regulations.

SCHEDULE

KAKUM NATIONAL PARK 

BOUNDARY DESCRIPTION

All that piece or parcel of land lying and situated in the Central Region of the Republic of Ghana the boundaries thereof commencing from a point on the Abrafo-Jukwa-Mfuom road about 7,920 feet from Abrafo, there on a line running northwards along the road herein before mentioned to a survey pillar GCSP4/27/30 about 2,640 feet, thence on a line of bearing 320° 00' distance of 2,200 feet, thence on a line of bearing 69° 30' and distance 2,800 feet thence on a line bearing 351° 30' and distance 4,200 feet, thence on a line bearing 348° 30' and distance 2,600 feet thence on a line bearing 19° 00' and distance 2,700 feet thence on a line bearing 351° 30' and distance 1,700 to a point on the Afia River and thence running along the Afia River down stream for a distance of about 56,760 feet to a survey pillar GCSP4/27/10 being the common boundary with Assin Attandanso Game Reserve, thence running on a straight line of bearing 180° 00' and distance 8,300 feet, to a point across the Kakum River, thence on a straight line of bearing 90° 00' and distance of 3,300 feet, thence on a line of bearing 181°00' and distance 4,200 feet, thence on a bearing of 215° 00' and distance 4,400 ft, thence on a bearing of 162° 00' and distance 4,600 feet, thence on a bearing of 225° 00' and distance 8,300 ft to a point across the Nchemna River, thence on a line of bearing 163° 30' and distance 3,700 feet, thence on a line of bearing 164° 300 and distance 4,650 feet to pillar GCBCP. 4/27/8, thence on a line of bearing 235° 30' and distance 1,400 feet, thence on a line of bearing 270° 00' and bearing distance 2,400 feet, and on a line of bearing 240° 15' and distance 3,200 feet, thence on a line of bearing 318° 00' and distance 1,600 feet, to a point across Yewoabra River, thence on a bearing 243° 30' and distance 2,600 feet, thence on a line of bearing 312° 30' and distance 3,700 feet, and thence on a bearing of 184° 30' and distance 4,800 feet thereby enclosing an approximate area of 7993 square miles.

All bearings herein before mentioned are referred to Meridian 1° West Longitude.

All distances are more or less.

ASSIN ATTANDANSO GAME
PRODUCTION RESERVE

BOUNDARY DESCRIPTION

All that piece or parcel of land lying and situated in the Central Region of the Republic of Ghana the boundaries thereof commencing from a survey pillar GSCCP4/27/10 which said pillar is on the boundary and runs on a line bearing of 288° 30' for a distance of 46,200 feet, thence on a line bearing of 255° 00' for a distance of 20,600 feet, thence on a bearing of 87° 30' for a distance of 7,800 feet to Eduanim, thence on a bearing of 54° 45' for a distance 10,300 feet, thence on a bearing of 72° 00' for a distance of 21,200 feet, thence on a line bearing of 1380° 00' for a distance of 3,500 feet, thence on a line of bearing 140° 30' for a distance of 2,500 feet, thence on a line of bearing of 176° 30' for distance of 21,800 feet, thence on a line of bearing of 177° 00' for a distance of 8,600 feet, to a point on the Ajuesu River thence on a line of bearing 1650° 00' for a distance of 12,600 feet to the point of comencement thereby enclosing an area of 54,000 square miles.

All bearing herein before mentioned are referred to Meridian 1° West Longitude. All distances are more or less.

The following instruments are hereby revoked:

  (a) Order No. B23 of 1935
  (b) Order No. 3 of 1933

J.A. DANSO
P.N.D.C. Secretary for Lands and Natural Resources.

Date of Gazette notification: 31st January, 1992.


 

 
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