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Sponsorship for the Giants Castle MTB Challenge for rhino conservation

Sponsorship for the Giants Castle MTB Challenge for rhino conservation | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Wildlands Rhino Darting It is that time of year again where I reach out to my social media community to request sponsorship for my participation in the Giants Castle MTB Challenge to raise money fo...
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A legal trade in rhino horn could be twice as big as illegal one

A legal trade in rhino horn could be twice as big as illegal one | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Legalising the trade in rhino horn from South Africa could match black market supply and maybe even double it, with the aim of driving poachers out of business
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Study Reveals How the Legal Trade in African Animals Is Pushing Several Species to Extinction

Study Reveals How the Legal Trade in African Animals Is Pushing Several Species to Extinction | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Elephants, rhinos, lions and many other species are experiencing a rapid and unsustainable plunge in their numbers. When thinking of African exports, diamonds, coal and even textiles may come to mind first—but what about animals? We aren’t talking about poaching or illegal trade, but rather the sanctioned market of mammals in Africa sold both dead and alive for commercial and other purposes.
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Step 1 in Going Green: Admit That There's A Problem

Step 1 in Going Green: Admit That There's A Problem | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
On Twitter recently I read that the West African Black Rhino * was declared extinct due to poaching. And I experience
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More rhinos were killed in the last 18 months than in the last decade

More rhinos were killed in the last 18 months than in the last decade | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
To save the rhino we must stop the hand wringing do-good conservation nonsense and get busy finding 21 st centur
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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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Herbst: Dysfunctional legislators – creating mother of all environmental bombs - Conservation Action Trust

Herbst: Dysfunctional legislators – creating mother of all environmental bombs - Conservation Action Trust | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
CAPE TOWN — If you thought our courts were the last redoubt in the defence of our Constitutional democracy, consider the existing load our dysfunctional government is putting on them – and then read this scary, very real addition. Ed Herbst singles out the Department of Environmental Affairs as the worst, but by no means, the only miscreant amongRead More
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Earth's tiniest porpoise approaches extinction

Earth's tiniest porpoise approaches extinction | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Only about 30 vaquitas are left on Earth, and rescue efforts haven't gone very well so far.
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Can farming rhinos for their horns save the species?

Can farming rhinos for their horns save the species? | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The rhino is targeted by a posse of pickups.
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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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