Rhinos to be moved from South Africa to Botswana in anti-poaching drive
Up to 100 rhinos will be moved from South Africa across the border to Botswana’s remote wilderness in an attempt to put them beyond the reach of rampant poaching, conservationists said on Wednesday.
The mass relocation comes after a record 1,004 rhinos were killed in South Africa last year and the failure of every measure tried so far to curtail the scourge, which is fuelled by demand for horn in Asia.
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| image by Mario Moreno

Rhinos to be moved from South Africa to Botswana in anti-poaching drive

Up to 100 rhinos will be moved from South Africa across the border to Botswana’s remote wilderness in an attempt to put them beyond the reach of rampant poaching, conservationists said on Wednesday.

The mass relocation comes after a record 1,004 rhinos were killed in South Africa last year and the failure of every measure tried so far to curtail the scourge, which is fuelled by demand for horn in Asia.

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| image by Mario Moreno

Rhinos South Africa poaching conservation nature Endangered species

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