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Rhino Poaching – An insight to how it's been combated! - Acacia Africa

Rhino Poaching – An insight to how it's been combated! - Acacia Africa | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Over the last five years, the exponential increase in illegal rhino poaching in Africa and particularly Southern Africa has reignited the discussion over how best to protect these peaceful beasts. With current debates carrying ...
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Poisoning horns to save rhinos | Earth Touch Insider | Conservation

Poisoning horns to save rhinos | Earth Touch Insider | Conservation | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Can infusing rhino horns with a toxic dye help to save South Africa’s rhinos from a gruesome fate at the hands of poachers? Earth Touch rides along on one horn-infusion mission to find out.
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Watch the video «Baby_Rhino_Fights_Large_Male_Rhino_To_Save_His_Mom» uploaded by Uzair Ahmad on Dailymotion.
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RT @ForeignAffairs: The price of rhino horns has risen from roughly $1,000 per kilo in 1990 to around $65,000 per kilo today. http://t.co/G…
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Should rhinos be 'farmed' for their horns?

Should rhinos be 'farmed' for their horns? | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Unabated poaching of rhinos and the trafficking of their horns is driving a new discussion about legalizing rhino horn trade, as a means of preservation. (No. RT @csmonitor: Would legalizing rhino horn trade, help with animal's preservation?
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Anti-Poaching Operation Spread Terror in Tanzania | Help Wildlife ...

Anti-Poaching Operation Spread Terror in Tanzania | Help Wildlife ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Dar es Salaam — Ali Nyenge, a resident of Iputi ward in Tanzania's northern Ulanga District, woke up as anti-poaching security officers surrounded his home. He says they accused him of illegal hunting and in front of his ...
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Fighting for the future of African rhinos - Hamilton Spectator

Fighting for the future of African rhinos - Hamilton Spectator | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
defenceWeb Fighting for the future of African rhinos Hamilton Spectator Last year may have been the worst on record for rhinos, but 2014 hasn't started off well, either six rotting carcasses, horns hacked off, were discovered in the first week of...
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Is China’s appetite for rhino horn increasing? « China Africa Reporting

Is China’s appetite for rhino horn increasing? « China Africa Reporting | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Is China's appetite for rhino horn increasing? China Africa Reporting http://t.co/g0eYbKuRC8 via @sharethis
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South Africa lost more than two rhino a day to poachers last year - defenceWeb

South Africa lost more than two rhino a day to poachers last year - defenceWeb | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
defenceWeb South Africa lost more than two rhino a day to poachers last year defenceWeb This could pave the way for hot pursuit by the Kruger ranger corps and the park's specialist anti-poaching unit as well as others involved in in the...
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Envoys support anti-poaching war - Daily News

Envoys support anti-poaching war - Daily News | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Daily News Envoys support anti-poaching war Daily News THE diplomatic community accredited to Tanzania has guaranteed continued cooperation with the country's leadership and the people of Tanzania to address various challenges including waging war...
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Monsanto Roundup: The Impacts of Glyphosate Herbicide on Human Health. Pathways to Modern Diseases

Monsanto Roundup: The Impacts of Glyphosate Herbicide on Human Health. Pathways to Modern Diseases | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it

Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup is the most popular herbicide used worldwide.

 

The industry asserts it is minimally toxic to humans, but here we argue otherwise.

 

Residues are found in the main foods of the Western diet, comprised primarily of sugar, corn, soy and wheat.

 

Glyphosate’s inhibition of cytochrome P450 (CYP) enzymes is an overlooked component of its toxicity to mammals. CYP enzymes play crucial roles in biology, one of which is to detoxify xenobiotics.

 

Thus, glyphosate enhances the damaging effects of other food borne chemical residues and environmental toxins...


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South African rhino poaching deaths nears 1,000 | Rhino Buddies

South Africa has lost nearly 1,000 rhinos this year in a poaching surge to feed the black-market demand for their horns, according to the environment ministry. “The total number of rhino poached in South Africa since January ...
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To Save The Black Rhino, Dallas Safari Club Bids On Killing One - KERA News

To Save The Black Rhino, Dallas Safari Club Bids On Killing One - KERA News | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
To Save The Black Rhino, Dallas Safari Club Bids On Killing One KERA News The idea may sound counter-intuitive, but Dallas Safari Club executive Ben Carter tells NPR's Jennifer Ludden that raising the funds to support the species is what many...
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It Takes a Village to Protect a Rhino

It Takes a Village to Protect a Rhino | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
As Kenya makes efforts to save its critically endangered wildlife, like the white rhino, of which only eight remain, communities are learning the benefits of fighting poaching.
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Rhinos: It's time for Plan B

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In public debates about how to save our rhino, those who advocate ending the ban on trading their horns fail to acknowledge (if you'll excuse the metaphor) the elephant in the room. (Rhinos: It's time for Plan B.
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SA welcomes R232m grant to fight rhino poaching | SA News

#SouthAfrica: SA welcomes R232m grant to fight rhino poaching @GCIS_Media @GovernmentZA @SANParks http://t.co/RGRudomCxd
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Tweet from @Radio702

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RT @AngusAWT: The REAL state of rhino poaching now discussed on @jcwLIFE as @TheEWT talks frankly about the problem. http://t.co/m0X9OrVfpv
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Africa's Elephants Under Imminent Threat Of Extinction

Africa's Elephants Under Imminent Threat Of Extinction | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The killing of elephants has increased sharply in Tanzania since the government suspended its anti-poaching operation after a month, Deputy Tourism Minister Lazaro Nyalandu has said.
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It's not over for the rhinos, experts say - Toronto Star

It's not over for the rhinos, experts say - Toronto Star | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Toronto Star It's not over for the rhinos, experts say Toronto Star It goes back to hundreds of years to when rhino horn elixirs were first prescribed to treat fevers and diseases in Chinese medicine; Vietnam has also been known to use rhino horn...
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Stop Rhino Poaching | Graphs, Infographics - Graphs.net

The national animal of Africa, the rhinoceros, is close to the brink of extinction with rhino poaching taking place on a daily basis that has already victimized 1600 rhinos in 5 years.
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Blue sharks remain unprotected - Newstalk ZB

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Blue sharks remain unprotected
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UPDATED 5:06pm: One of New Zealand's most-hunted shark species will have to wait an extra two years to come under a new finning ban.
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Children against poaching protest black rhino hunt auction - WDAM-TV

Children against poaching protest black rhino hunt auction - WDAM-TV | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
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DALLAS (WFAA/CNN) - The Dallas Safari Club is auctioning off a black rhino hunt permit Saturday. However, not everyone is looking forward to the event.
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Black rhino hunt permit auctioned in US - BBC News

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At present it is estimated that there are around 20,000 white rhinos left. Experts say that growing demand for rhino horn in Asia is driving up instances of poaching.
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Going, going gone...the 100 species at the highest risk of dying out - Express.co.uk

Going, going gone...the 100 species at the highest risk of dying out - Express.co.uk | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Express.co.uk Going, going gone...the 100 species at the highest risk of dying out Express.co.uk Black rhinoceros numbers have crashed by 97 per cent since the Sixties, mainly due to poaching for the Far East where its horn is believed to cure...
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China’s obsession with rhino horns is sending South African rhino deaths through the roof

China’s obsession with rhino horns is sending South African rhino deaths through the roof | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
One of the world’s flashiest luxury items isn’t made of gold or sold by Hermès. It adorns the snouts of rhinoceroses. That explains why  poachers killed 946 of them  in South Africa so far in...
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