Tag: poaching

Trophy Hunting

Recently, two endangered black rhinos became fair game for two American big game hunters.  The two hunters paid $350,000 USD each for a permit issued by the Namibian government to hunt the animals. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service… Read More

Advancements in Combatting Rhino Poaching

I recently spoke with a school-friend who is from and currently lives/works in South Africa. I came across an article about South Africa throwing around the idea of legalizing rhino horn, in an effort to save the species… Read More

The Dark Side of Human Nature

THIS POST IS AN EXTREMELY DISTURBING ACCOUNT OF POACHING IN AFRICA.    The following is from an email I received from a classmate (sorry for the formatting issues). This topic is not the norm on this blog, but… Read More