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John Hood : 02-November-2011
John Hood : 02-November-2011

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders

Monument commemorates John (Jack) Hood who from 1930 until his death fought for the preservation of Bool Lagoon as a wildlife sanctuary

Location

Address:Bool Lagoon Road, Bool Lagoon, Bool Lagoon, 5271
State:SA
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.124581
Long: 140.729242
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Community

Dedication

Front Inscription

John (Jack) Bertram Hood

Born Naracoorte 18. 12. 1914 " A lifetime dedicated to the preservation and study of wildlife and habitats".

Jack fought for the recognition and preservation of Bool Lagoon from 1930 till his death on 11th May 1975.

National Parks and Wildlife Service

Source: MA
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