More protection for Scarlet Ibis

One of this country's national birds has been declared an environmentally sensitive species. 

It means that as of today, the state has increased its protection of the Scarlet Ibis.

But despite this enhanced deterrent, those responsible for the environment say they remain concerned about the slow prosecution of poachers.

Cameraman Kevin Maharaj and reporter Ria Rambally have more.

 

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