NEW PLANE AND BOAT FOR LIMPOPO NATIONAL PARK The Limpopo National Park now has new eyes from above and below that will be vital for the operations of the park, particularly to combat wildlife crime. A Savannah S will take to the skies while an anti-poaching patrol boat will cruise the waters of the Massingir Dam.
The Kruger National Park is the size of a small country and there therefore seems to be a lot of places to hide for animals under threat of poachers. Elephants however are however under continued threat from people crossing the border illegally
World Ranger Day was celebrated on 31 July. These brave men and women daily put their lives on the line in protecting the earth’s natural resources. Here in Africa they often find themselves in the middle of war zones and proper training is thus of utmost importance.