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rhino poaching - News Archive

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  1. South Africa rhino poaching drops sharply but hundreds still being killed

    Category: Security/Border Security

    Over 500 rhinos were poached for their horns in South Africa in the first eight months of 2018, a 26 percent fall from 691 in the same period last year, the Department of Environmental Affairs said on ...
    Friday, 21 September 2018
  2. SANParks arrests a staff member on suspicion of rhino poaching

    Category: Security/Border Security

    South African National Parks (SANParks) today announced the arrest of a staff member on 25 August on suspicion of rhino paching. The man was employed as an Armed Guard for Technical Services in the Kruger ...
    Tuesday, 28 August 2018
  3. Rhino poaching decreasing in Kruger

    Category: Security/Border Security

    Rhino poaching is on the decrease in the Kruger National Park, partly due to there being fewer rhinos in the park, and partly due to better preparedness and more people on the ground. However, rangers ...
    Monday, 27 August 2018
  4. New aircraft for Kruger

    Category: Aerospace/Aerospace

    ... was ordered last year and is being sponsored by the MyPlanet Rhino Fund initiative. It has been built and is ready for delivery, with the Kruger National Park expecting it any day now. The Rhino Fund ...
    Friday, 24 August 2018
  5. Arrests in connection with rhino poaching number over 360

    Category: Security/Border Security

    The first six months of 2018 has seen more than 360 suspected rhino poachers arrested as law enforcement agencies assisted by SANParks rangers, soldiers and police continue the hunt for those illegally ...
    Monday, 20 August 2018
  6. Militarisation alone will not end poaching – Environmental Affairs Minister

    Category: Security/Border Security

    ... to be involved in illegal activities will be addressed,” Molewa said. As the country with the world’s largest population of rhino, South Africa is battling transnational syndicates who lure vulnerable ...
    Wednesday, 08 August 2018
  7. Rhino poaching lessons to be applied to abalone

    Category: Security/Maritime Security

    ... first-hand how rhino poaching is being dealt with. This will improve our efforts to protect endangered abalone and the poaching of both east and west coast rock lobster,” he said. Speaking during ...
    Tuesday, 17 July 2018
  8. Feature: Drones as a disruptive technology

    Category: Aerospace/Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

    ... substantially reduce the instances of rhino poaching (from 50-60 incidents a year to one) but only by working in conjunction with rangers on the ground and security personnel at points of entry. He said ...
    Friday, 13 July 2018
  9. SANParks welcome sentencing of rhino poacher

    Category: Security/Border Security

    South African National Parks (SANParks) has welcomed the sentencing of a rhino poaching to five years’ imprisonment. SANParks today said it continues to lead and gain ground in its rhino campaign ...
    Wednesday, 27 June 2018
  10. SANParks arrests rangers suspected of rhino poaching

    Category: Security/Border Security

    South African National Parks (SANParks) on 19 June announced the arrest of two field rangers suspected of being involved in rhino poaching. The two suspects were based at the Houtboschrand section and ...
    Tuesday, 19 June 2018

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