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News about the National Kruger Park in South Africa. I will also post news/pictures about safari trips and more
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Elephant Intimidates Rhino.

WATCH Rhino is confronted by an intimidating elephant, claiming his land. We don't really see this type of footage often. Leave feedback, like and Subscribe.
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Kruger Park Safaris Ranger Blog: Poachers Update

Kruger Park Safaris Ranger Blog: Poachers Update | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Poachers Update: 25/07 Lower Sabie rangers made contact with a group of three suspected rhino poachers close to the Mozambique border. During contact, one suspect was wounded and arrested. A rifle, ammo and ...
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Kruger National Park safari guard saved from leopard by tourists - Daily Mail

Kruger National Park safari guard saved from leopard by tourists - Daily Mail | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Curtis Plumb, 38, of Nhongo Safari Tours, sustained deep cuts and bites to the arm. He remains in hospital in a stable condition.
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Safari Safety 101: What to know when driving your own vehicle on safari - News24

Safari Safety 101: What to know when driving your own vehicle on safari - News24 | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Here's what you need to know if you're after an exhilarating, yet safe and unobtrusive game drive.
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Air Shepherd drones keep a watchful eye over endangered species

Air Shepherd drones keep a watchful eye over endangered species | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
For park rangers patrolling the porous, poacher-friendly borders of Africa's national parks, conserving rhino and elephant populations is certainly a tall order. But equipped with drones, big data...
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Poachers Kill 100K Elephants In Africa - KRON 4

Poachers Kill 100K Elephants In Africa - KRON 4 | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
KRON 4 Poachers Kill 100K Elephants In Africa KRON 4 NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012, a huge spike in the continent's death rate of the world's largest mammals because of an...
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WATCH: Elephant Inspects Safari-Goers

WATCH: Elephant Inspects Safari-Goers | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it

Mandatory elephant inspection ahead.

A group of tourists had to pass through an unexpected checkpoint during a recent safari trip in South Africa's Greater Kruger National Park.

In a video shared recently by Kruger Sightings, an elephant saunters up to a jeep carrying safari-goers and inspects the group. Everyone sits still as the bull elephant pokes its trunk into the open vehicle and smells the tourists..

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South Africa’s Kruger Park Loses its First Elephant; Kenya Loses an Icon

South Africa’s Kruger Park Loses its First Elephant; Kenya Loses an Icon | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
In recent years, Kruger, the jewel in the crown of South Africa’s national park system, has lost many rhinos to poachers, but its elephants have remained safe. Until now.
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Can Mozambique and South Africa win the war on rhino poaching? - eTurboNews

Can Mozambique and South Africa win the war on rhino poaching? - eTurboNews | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
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Can Mozambique and South Africa win the war on rhino poaching?
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Two African neighbors Mazambique and the Republic of South Africa signed this historic anti-poaching agreement at the well suited Kruger National Park last month.
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Rhino conference gears up for tough debate

Rhino conference gears up for tough debate | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
An international rhino conference in Pretoria this week has attracted high-profile speakers to debate its headline issue: “Assessing the risks of rhino horn trade”.
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Baby giraffe with terminal birth defect to undergo groundbreaking surgery - Daily Mail

Baby giraffe with terminal birth defect to undergo groundbreaking surgery - Daily Mail | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Baby giraffe with terminal birth defect to undergo groundbreaking surgery Daily Mail A 6-month-old giraffe born with a terminal defect that prevents her from digesting most foods is scheduled to undergo groundbreaking surgery that an...
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Two arrested for attempted rhino poaching - Citizen

Two arrested for attempted rhino poaching - Citizen | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Two arrested for attempted rhino poaching
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... in the Pilanesburg to take DNA samples from the Rhinos as well as tagging them for easy identification. Picture: Tracy Lee Stark.
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Hyena Attacks Lion & Pays the Price! - YouTube

This hyena learns the hard way what happens if you steal food from lions as this male lion shows who's boss. This battle may have been won but "The war betwe... (Hyena Attacks Lion & Pays the Price!
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Winded Cheetah

After a 200 yard dash in the Serengeti this female cheetah was winded for several minutes after capturing a Thomson's gazelle.
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Watch a cheeky cheetah get face-to-face with a tourist on safari

The cat that got too close for comfort: Alarming moment tourist came face-to-face with a cheetah when it jumped in his jeep A curious wild cat got up close and ...
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South Africa Tests Drones to Thwart Rhino Poaching - Triple Pundit (blog)

South Africa Tests Drones to Thwart Rhino Poaching - Triple Pundit (blog) | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
South Africa is testing unmanned aerials vehicles (UAVs), aka drones, in its effort to stamp out rhino poaching in Kruger National Park.
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Safari guide's fury at daft tourist getting close to deadly lion for perfect ... - mirror.co.uk

Safari guide's fury at daft tourist getting close to deadly lion for perfect ... - mirror.co.uk | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
The park ranger had repeatedly told the group to keep quiet and stick together - but this advice was lost on one visitor
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More evidence that Chinese demand for ivory is destroying African elephant herds - Quartz

More evidence that Chinese demand for ivory is destroying African elephant herds - Quartz | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Quartz More evidence that Chinese demand for ivory is destroying African elephant herds Quartz Poaching across Africa is killing off elephants at an unsustainable rate, as Chinese demand for ivory rises, according to the the most comprehensive...
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Baby rhino cannot sleep alone after witnessing mother's death - Telegraph

Baby rhino cannot sleep alone after witnessing mother's death - Telegraph | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
A baby rhino, who has been left traumatised after seeing his mother brutally murdered by poachers, refuses to sleep alone
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Three KZN rhino dehorned - Citizen

Three KZN rhino dehorned - Citizen | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Three KZN rhino dehorned
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Head ranger Divan Vermaak said the third rhino was recovering. According to the report the rhino were closely watched at night. The three rhino had been darted before they were dehorned.
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Everything you ever wanted to know about the Kruger National Park in one helpful book

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Kruger National Park in one helpful book | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Over a million visitors go to the Kruger National Park every year (but don’t worry about crowds as the Kruger is the size of a small country like Israel or Wales, and there are strict limitations on visitor numbers).
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Two rhino poachers killed in KZN - Citizen

Two rhino poachers killed in KZN - Citizen | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
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Two rhino poachers killed in KZN
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FILE PICTURE: A member of the SANDF is seen in the Kruger National Park during a training operation against Rhino poaching, 26 November 2013. Picture: Tracy Lee Stark.
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Seven appear for KNP rhino poaching - Independent Online

Seven appear for KNP rhino poaching - Independent Online | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Independent Online Seven appear for KNP rhino poaching Independent Online Phalaborwa - Seven people arrested in connection with rhino poaching in the Kruger National Park (KNP) appeared in the Phalaborwa Magistrate's Court on Monday, Limpopo police...
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"DUKE", Krugerpark's biggest Elephant - YouTube

Duke, the biggest Elephant in Krugerpark and south Africa. Also the biggest Elephant of the World.
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Lion v buffalo - another spectacular show - News24

Lion v buffalo - another spectacular show - News24 | KrugerPark Safari | Scoop.it
Lion v buffalo - another spectacular show
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We recently posted a video of a brave buffalo mom chasing a lion from her calf. Well, it's not an anomaly - buffalo seem to have no qualms about showing a predator who's boss.
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