Tag: anti poaching
The work by a team of scientists could mark the beginning of the end of elephant poaching. Using DNA from dung and seized ivory, they were able to locate and isolate poaching hotspots in Africa to two main regions.
In a move away from his army career, Britain's Prince Harry is spending three months in southern Africa, where he will learn about poaching and the measures put in place to increase the conservation of threatened animals such as rhino and elephant.
Some take their efforts to the sky, while others enjoy a bit of conservation work as part of a vacation. Anti-rhino poaching efforts are taking unusual and innovative forms, all for the sake of the precious beasts.