In the Media: Rhinos to be moved from South Africa to Botswana in anti-poaching drive

The Guardian welcomes the announcement of an anti-poaching initiative that aims to move up to 100 rhino from South Africa to the remote wilderness of Botswana. Each rhino will be tagged and microchipped for research and monitoring, while an anti-poaching team will work with Botswana’s government to monitor the animals.

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…