In the Media: Saving the rhino

A montage of photos by acclaimed wildlife photographer Beverly Joubert, which capture the drama and emotion of the first translocation of rhinos from South Africa to Botswana. Relive the rhinos’ incredible journey, from shots of the vets darting the animals by helicopter, to dramatic footage of the experienced wildlife relocation team loading the rhinos in…

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In the Media: Protecting rhinos in South Africa

The Canadian Broadcasting Company (CBC) explores South Africa’s rhino poaching crisis. With three rhino lost each day in the Kruger National Park, the feature examines the security measures being put in place there and in smaller reserves that have experienced exceptional success thanks to good community relationships and solid intelligence networks. Alternative solutions include legalising…

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Largest rhino airlift ever to move 100 at-risk animals

With rhino conservation in a desperate situation, Rhinos Without Borders takes on the challenge of moving 100 of these massive animals, which weigh up to two and a half tons each, to safe havens in Botswana. Dereck Joubert speaks to National Geographic about the myths surrounding rhino horn, the dangers and challenges of the translocation,…

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First rhinos in massive African airlift released in Botswana

Read a National Geographic feature about the massive airlift operation required to move the first ten of a hundred rhino, which were translocated from South Africa to Botswana as part of the Rhinos Without Borders project. Find out about the challenges encountered in getting the rhino safely to their new home in an undisclosed location…

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