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Mozambique vows to tackle wildlife crime

Mozambique vows to tackle wildlife crime | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Mozambique has drastically increased their effort in tackling wildlife crime in a response to increasing pressure from conservation organisations

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24 suspected rhino poachers arrested | eNCA

24 suspected rhino poachers arrested | eNCA | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
618 #rhinos killed + 191 suspected rhino poachers arrested in South Africa this year http://t.co/RAN5HagHmJ
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BBC News | Africa | Elephants 'ditch tusks' to survive

BBC News | Africa | Elephants 'ditch tusks' to survive | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
A survey shows that elephants are losing their tusks as a rapid and effective evolutionary response to the threat of extinction by ivory
poachers. But the animals are paying a heavy price for survival.
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SA wildlife film nominated for prestigious award

SA wildlife film nominated for prestigious award | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Highly acclaimed wildlife film, Saving Rhino Phila, has been nominated as a finalist in the Best Conservation Program category at the esteemed Jackson...
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SA wildlife film nominated for prestigious award

SA wildlife film nominated for prestigious award | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Highly acclaimed wildlife film, Saving Rhino Phila, has been nominated as a finalist in the Best Conservation Program category at the esteemed Jackson...
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Kruger National Park Accommodation

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Kruger National Park Accommodation. Kruger National Park Self Catering, Kruger National Park Hotel, Guest Houses, bed breakfast accommodation. Widest choice of Accommodation in Kruger National Park. No booking fees, deal Direct.
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3 rhino die after getting stuck in mud - News24

3 rhino die after getting stuck in mud - News24 | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
3 rhino die after getting stuck in mud
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Bloemfontein - Three rhino died after becoming stuck in mud at a Free State nature reserve in August, a provincial environmental spokesperson said on Monday.
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Kruger Tours: South Africa's Rhino Horn Plan.

Kruger Tours: South Africa's Rhino Horn Plan. | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
In July 2013, South Africa’s Department of Environmental Affairs released its “Rhino Issue Management” report, a 46-page attempt at making the case for trading in rhino horns. The document has since received an unflinchingly candid review by former Chief of Enforcement for the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), John M. Sellar.
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To Catch a Rhino: Capturing Animals in Order to Save Them by : Yale Environment 360

To Catch a Rhino: Capturing Animals in Order to Save Them by : Yale Environment 360 | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Six white rhinos were captured recently at a reserve in South Africa for eventual relocation to neighboring Botswana, which has lost its entire rhino population to poaching.
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Kruger Tours - Cheetah join this weeks cat fest on the... | Facebook

Kruger Tours - Cheetah join this weeks cat fest on the... | Facebook | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Cheetah join this weeks cat fest on the Kruger National park game drives http://www.krugertours.com/classic-kruger-park-4.htm (Cheetah join this weeks cat fest on the Kruger National park game drives...
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Rhino poachers jailed for 16 years

Rhino poachers jailed for 16 years | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Three rhino poachers were arrested and jailed for killing a white rhino and its calf. (Dankie!
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Lion cub causes uproar by chomping on its dad in a bid to make him play - Daily Mail

Lion cub causes uproar by chomping on its dad in a bid to make him play - Daily Mail | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
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Lion cub causes uproar by chomping on its dad in a bid to make him play
Daily Mail
The cheeky cub can be seen tugging on his father's mane, chewing on his fur and even smacking him on the end of the nose in a bid to entice him to play.
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Elephant Poachers Poison Hundreds of Vultures to Evade Authorities - National Geographic

Elephant Poachers Poison Hundreds of Vultures to Evade Authorities - National Geographic | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
National Geographic Elephant Poachers Poison Hundreds of Vultures to Evade Authorities National Geographic With wildlife authorities struggling to save the remaining tuskers, there has been little attention paid to the other casualties of elephant...
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Poachers kill 41 elephants at Hwange - New Zimbabwe.com

Poachers kill 41 elephants at Hwange - New Zimbabwe.com | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
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Poachers kill 41 elephants at Hwange
New Zimbabwe.com
POACHERS killed 41 elephants at Hwange National Park by poisoning pools with deadly chemical cyanide, officials confirmed Thursday.
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Rhino poaching toll passes 600 ytd

Rhino poaching toll passes 600 ytd | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Poachers have killed more than 600 rhino in South Africa so far this year, with losses close to the total number of animals slaughtered in 2012.
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Video series aims to combat wildlife poaching - Horsetalk

Video series aims to combat wildlife poaching - Horsetalk | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
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Video series aims to combat wildlife poaching
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Zebras, elephants, rhinos, tigers and other animals are being increasingly slaughtered by poachers and criminal gangs armed with military-grade weapons, night-vision scopes and more.
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Lion Sands funds campaign to legalise rhino horn trade

Lion Sands funds campaign to legalise rhino horn trade | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Southern African Tourism Update website (Controversial move by @LionSands, who have announced plans to fund campaign to legalise rhino horn trade: http://t.co/JMoQ8UsvXt)...
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Wildlife photography tips from Chad Wright | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog

Wildlife photography tips from Chad Wright | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
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News - Conservation study reveals how elephants see the world

A new study, aiming for better practices for protecting elephants, reveals that while they are not able to recognise visual cues provided by humans but are responsive to vocal commands.
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Increased small wildlife poaching in the Tsavo Conservation Area worries experts - The Standard Digital News

Increased small wildlife poaching in the Tsavo Conservation Area worries experts - The Standard Digital News | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Increased small wildlife poaching in the Tsavo Conservation Area worries experts The Standard Digital News The anti-poaching measures recently introduced include the use of surveillance drones, and conservations now report that a notorious criminal...
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Kingpin behind bars for trafficking chimps

Kingpin behind bars for trafficking chimps | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Wildlife trafficker that poached 500 endangered chimpanzees has been imprisoned.  (Kingpin behind bars for trafficking chimps http://t.co/6V3B6E1QQ6 via @sharethis)...
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S.Africa sentences trio to 16 years for killing rhinos - Capital FM Kenya

S.Africa sentences trio to 16 years for killing rhinos - Capital FM Kenya | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Capital FM Kenya S.Africa sentences trio to 16 years for killing rhinos Capital FM Kenya JOHANNESBURG, Aug 30 – A South African court on Friday sentenced three Mozambicans to 16 years in prison for killing a female white rhinoceros and its calf...
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Will Rhino Dehorning Stop Poaching? - AllAfrica.com

Will Rhino Dehorning Stop Poaching? - AllAfrica.com | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Will Rhino Dehorning Stop Poaching?
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The rhinos currently being moved to Borana Wildlife Conservancy from Lake Nakuru National Park and Lewa Conservancy are dehorned in a bid to reduce poaching.
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Police crack down on poachers - Eyewitness News

Police crack down on poachers - Eyewitness News | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Police crack down on poachers
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The latest arrests were made overnight as police swooped in on a village outside Kruger National Park. Several hunting weapons as well as ammunition have also been recovered.
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Prince William to Speak at Inaugural Tusk Conservation Awards - E! Online

Prince William to Speak at Inaugural Tusk Conservation Awards - E! Online | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
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Prince William to Speak at Inaugural Tusk Conservation Awards
E! Online
While it was recently revealed that Prince William and Kate Middleton would be attending the inaugural Tusk Conservation Awards on Sept.
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