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Poaching jumps since South Africa announced support for legal rhino horn trade

Poaching jumps since South Africa announced support for legal rhino horn trade | Poaching | Scoop.it
South Africa has experienced an uptick in rhino poaching since Environmental Minister Edna Molewa called for legalizing the rhino trade, reveals analysis by the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA)..
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Kate-Lyn's Tut group's curator insight, October 2, 2013 4:22 PM

Sarah - here is an issue to look at for environmental and wildlife politics. Poaching is an all too common tragedy and i think that the view of looking at how the government is aiding this and preventing this from happening. Along with how society is helping out with the prevention of poaching would be a good view to look at too. The politics surrounding poaching and wildlife protection is also a question to consider. 

Our Endangered World's curator insight, October 9, 2013 7:18 AM

If this doesn't show there should be no legal trade, what will?

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ENDANGERED SPECIES LIST 2014 - All About Wildlife

ENDANGERED SPECIES LIST 2014 - All About Wildlife | Poaching | Scoop.it
The 2014 list of the world's Top 10 Endangered Species or Ten Most Endangered Animals.

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South Africa Rhino Poaching: 8 Animals Lost In One Day

South Africa Rhino Poaching: 8 Animals Lost In One Day | Poaching | Scoop.it
JOHANNESBURG -- South African rangers say they have found eight dead rhinos that had been stripped of their horns, an unprecedented one-day toll.

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