Translocation paused due to drought

Drought puts rhino translocation on hold

The Rhinos With Borders (RWB) team have successfully translocated 87 rhino but moving the remaining 13 has been temporarily postponed due to drought in Botswana. When a natural system is stressed by environmental conditions such as this, the risk of attempting to translocate animals at this time would be irresponsible. The team are still as committed as ever, and continue to fundraise for the security and…

rhino 2018 Overview RWB

2018 rhino translocation overview

Rhino horn remains one of the most sought after animal products in the illegal wildlife trade. Its value is greater than gold, making rhinos high-value targets for poachers. Rhinos Without Borders (RWB) is addressing this threat by translocating rhinos from areas where they are vulnerable to poaching incidents, and releasing them into the wilderness of…

Loading mobile bomas from truck to boat

Mobile Bomas on the Move

Making use of mobile rhino bomas is a first in the Botswana wildlife industry; especially as these mobile bomas had to be specifically created to cater for their very special guests as well as the unique environmental conditions that exist within Botswana. Critical to our Rhinos Without Borders project, the actual manufacturing of these sheet…

Savannah Aircraft

Savannah in the Sky

The new Rhinos Without Borders monitoring aircraft, a two-seater Savannah piloted by Sven Bourquin, made its maiden survey flight over the landscapes of Botswana, on 02 March 2017. The aircraft’s design makes it well-suited for monitoring purposes. Agile in flight, even when fully-fitted with survey equipment, the Savannah will save considerable time as it is…

Rhinos Without Borders Beverly Joubert

Exclusive Rhino Capture Adventure Safari

Make a difference by getting hands on this #givingTuesday! Book a once-in-a-life time, life-saving rhino capture experience, which is scheduled to take place early 2017. This unique adventure offers the unforgettable opportunity for you to be directly involved in the field operations of the Rhinos Without Borders project, and includes a 4-night stay at a luxury…