A CULTURAL HERITAGE MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR THE BISHOP BIRD NATURE AREA, CITY OF TSHWANE
This document entails a cultural heritage resources management plan for the Bishop Bird Nature Area. No site of cultural heritage importance was identified. The necessary management guidelines for this site is given, since some features may be contained underground. Also, some basic principles for heritage management which are applicable will also be discussed.
These are the basic conservation and preservation principles to be used in managing cultural resources. Recommendations made in the document are done within the parameters of the National Heritage Resources Act (25 of 1999).
The management plan is an open document meaning that it should be adapted and reassessed from time to time. A continuation period of at least five years is given. However any developments done before the expiry of the five year period should be used to re-evaluate the impact on cultural resources and to make the necessary adaptations to the document. The five year period ends in 2023.