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Secret Chinese criminal societies make millions poaching abalone

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A net full of abalone isn’t much to behold. Their gray shells are covered with algae, and when cracked open they reveal a sea...

SANDF enforcing maritime security, combating poaching in the Overstrand

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The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has from the middle of January deployed to the Overstrand region of the Western Cape to deter...

Police strike in battle against wildlife crime

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The forces of law and order have come out tops in two recent skirmishes with the wildlife poaching fraternity as the battle against those...

Law enforcement lays down a marker against maritime poaching

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The fight against poaching of maritime resources, including abalone, focussed on Western Cape's Overberg region last month with the arrest of 20 suspects and...

ISS: Can the illegal abalone trade be stopped?

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Corruption is one of the primary enablers of wildlife crime as it prevents the problem from being effectively tackled. This was revealed...

Abalone poaching at epidemic levels

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Over the past 18 years, poachers have stripped South African coastal waters of at least 96 million individual abalone. Efforts to curb the...

Rhino poaching lessons to be applied to abalone

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Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana has enlisted the assistance of his Cabinet colleague tasked with overseeing environmental matters in efforts...

Fisheries control officers nab abalone poachers

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Fisheries control officers from the Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) arrested more than forty suspected poachers of marine living resources...

DAFF clamps down on illicit trade of marine resources

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The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has reiterated its call to all communities to work together to curb poaching and...

Zuma fingered in abalone bribery case

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The Hawks are investigating an alleged R1 million bribe paid to former President Jacob Zuma by an abalone dealer in the Western...

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Coronavirus shows why the SANDF needs to be adequately funded

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The deployment of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) to help fight the COVID-19 novel coronavirus yet again demonstrates the need for a...