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njwight: September 22nd is World Rhino Day… We...

njwight: September 22nd is World Rhino Day… We... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
njwight: “ September 22nd is World Rhino Day… We have lost 90% of our world rhino population and rhino horn now has a black market value of approximately $60,000 a kilo. I will be paying tribute to...
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South Africa’s first online rhino horn auction ends in risky impasse - Conservation Action Trust

South Africa’s first online rhino horn auction ends in risky impasse - Conservation Action Trust | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Private rhino horn owner John Hume recently held South Africa’s first online rhino horn auction, a major event in the ongoing fight by private rhino owners to be able to sell legal horn stocks. But in a statement released on Hume’s behalf it was admitted that there were very few bidders for the 264 horns.Read More
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South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal released new rhino poaching figures!

South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal released new rhino poaching figures! | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Ezemvelo KZN Wildlfe * spokesman Musa Mntambo confirmed on 28 August 2017 that poaching gangs have slaughtered (at least) 166 rhinos i
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Malaysia seizes ivory, pangolin scales from Africa

Malaysia seizes ivory, pangolin scales from Africa | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Read more about Malaysia seizes ivory, pangolin scales from Africa on Business Standard. Malaysian authorities said today that they seized 23 pieces of elephant tusks and 301 kilogrammes of pangolin scales believed to have been smuggled from Africa in a haul worth nearly USD 1 million.
Customs senior official Mohamad Pudzi Man said
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Rhino ride ends in triumph | IOL

Rhino ride ends in triumph | IOL | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
An epic bike ride for conservation spanning 2 000 km culminated in a “symbolic cycle” – complete with life-size, fibreglas
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At least 295 rhinos killed in Limpopo transfrontier park | Club of Mozambique - Conservation Action Trust

At least 295 rhinos killed in Limpopo transfrontier park | Club of Mozambique - Conservation Action Trust | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
At least 295 rhinos have been killed so far this year in the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park (GLTP), including four in Mozambique. During the same period the authorities arrested 95 poachers, including seven Mozambican nationals. Park guards also seized 72 firearms, including five while in possession of Mozambican nationals, and there were about 70 armedRead More
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Armed only with her grandmother's shotgun, a South African woman fights to save her rhinos

Armed only with her grandmother's shotgun, a South African woman fights to save her rhinos | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
A woman who lost her rhinos to poachers is convinced the international ban on trading horns will send rhinos extinct
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Dramatic video captures a team of vets fighting to keep a rhino alive

Dramatic video captures a team of vets fighting to keep a rhino alive | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
While four vets perform chest compressions on the white rhino orphan Meha in South Africa, another blows into her nose and after several desperate minutes, she starts breathing independently.
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Giraffes Are Being Killed for Their Tails

Giraffes Are Being Killed for Their Tails | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Poachers are wiping away a rare subspecies of giraffe found in central Africa. Exclusive video shows the aftermath of recent killings.
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KWS officers arrest policeman with Sh300,000 elephant tusks

A policeman has been arrested while transporting ivory valued at Sh300,000.
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Every eight hours, another rhino is killed in South Africa. Here's why this affects all of us

Every eight hours, another rhino is killed in South Africa. Here's why this affects all of us | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The rhino poaching crisis, as well as other wildlife crime, is of national and international significance and affects all levels of society.
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Tipping Point: Transnational organised crime and the 'war' on poaching

More than six thousand rhinos have fallen to poachers’ bullets in Africa over the past decade. Driven by insatiable demand in Southeast Asia and China

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This Arrow actor needs your help in saving animals, rhino & elephant

This Arrow actor needs your help in saving animals, rhino & elephant | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Paul Blackthorne Of TV's Arrow finds interesting things in the unexpected.

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Who Are Africa's Rangers?

Who Are Africa's Rangers? | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Blog post featuring Africa's Rangers, the frontline of conservation by Peter Chadwick, African Conservation Photographer

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South Africa – Wildlife crime: why diverse data will drive better responses

South Africa – Wildlife crime: why diverse data will drive better responses | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Institute for Security Studies ISS Today > Beyond poaching and seizure statistics, other information is needed to tackle wildlife crime in Southern Africa. 05 Sep 2017 <!---->  /  by Ciara Aucoin <!-- --> Since 2006, Southern Africa has been facing an increasing poaching crisis. The securitisation of national parks and private reserves has become a…
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Why zoos must become places for compassionate conservation

Why zoos must become places for compassionate conservation | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
By Jo-Anne McArthur

There will always be a need for places where we can care for animals or practice compassionate conservation—places where the goal is protection and not human entertainment. T…
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Zambia arrests 3 Chinese for rhino horn trafficking - The Express Tribune

Zambia arrests 3 Chinese for rhino horn trafficking - The Express Tribune | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Rhino poachi­ng is rife in southe­rn Africa especi­ally in South Africa­n game reserv­es
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Vegan Cyclist Rides 2000 Miles To Save Rhinos - Veggie Athletic

Vegan Cyclist Rides 2000 Miles To Save Rhinos - Veggie Athletic | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Matt Meyer is towing a 350-pound rhino replica along the Pacific coast of the US for two months to raise funds to save the endangered animal.
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Can trophy hunting actually help conservation? - Conservation

Can trophy hunting actually help conservation? - Conservation | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Can trophy hunting ever be a useful tool in the conservationist's toolbox? It seems as if the answer should be no, but the truth is more complicated.
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Zambia goes to extremes to protect 'near-threatened' rhinos

Zambia goes to extremes to protect 'near-threatened' rhinos | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
MOSI-OA-TUNYA NATIONAL PARK, ZAMBIA – The rhinos nibbled on dry grasses in the afternoon sun, their horns brushing the ground, hardened skin moving like plates of armor over thick muscles.
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Forensic investigation into a Rhino Poaching

Anti-poaching unit in conjunction with SAPS did a forensic investigation into the latest victim of Rhino poaching in South Africa.
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More Testing Done on Wounded Rhino at San Diego Safari Park - Times of San Diego

More Testing Done on Wounded Rhino at San Diego Safari Park - Times of San Diego | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Further testing Friday on a wounded southern white rhinoceros that may have been shot during a poaching attempt in South Africa was inconclusive.
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African philanthropists pledge to relocate 100 rhinos to Botswana

African philanthropists pledge to relocate 100 rhinos to Botswana | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
This weekend during a Botswana air navigation event, Race For Rhinos, a pledge was made to relocate 100 black and white rhino from South Africa to safe havens in Botswana.
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Bringing out the Big Guns: Kruger gets heavy artillery to combat poaching

Bringing out the Big Guns: Kruger gets heavy artillery to combat poaching | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
“The time has come for everyone to stand up and fight against poaching in order to help ensure these precious heritages for our children’s children survive forever."

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Can drones help save the rhino? – video

Can drones help save the rhino? – video | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Drones are operating above some of South Africa’s national parks in an attempt to deter and intercept poachers
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