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Virunga

2014

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2014

Virunga

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Location

Virunga National Park

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Status of park

UNESCO World Heritage site

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Who tried to get the resources

Military and poachers

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Threats to area

-M23 rebel group
-poaching
-illegal exploitation of natural resources

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when was oil discovered in the park

2010

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What happened in 2010

oil was discovered in the park

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How is money bought in

Tourism sustains the park and conservation

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Benefits of the park for wider people

Helps the development of the country as a whole