January 27, 2023
The training for the S.C.S. staff and members was run by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN Oceania). S.C.S. President James Atherton said the O le Pupu Puʿe is the oldest national park in Samoa. It was established in 1978 and measures 5,019 hectares of the southern-central portion of the island of Upolu on the border of the Atua and Tuamasaga districts.