Crossing borders

Crossing borders

SANParks journalist Petro Kotzé has the best job in the world: visiting every nook and cranny of our national parks. She shares a recent experience with us – a wilderness walk in the Pafuri area of Kruger National Park. Our host gently takes my hand and leads us through the expectant crowd towards our VIP […]

D-Day for Vietnamese rhino poachers – by Alex Mitchley

D-Day for Vietnamese rhino poachers – by Alex Mitchley

First published in The Citizen 3 November 2014: http://citizen.co.za/268787/am-rhino-or-tambo/ PICTURE: Two men were arrested at OR Tambo International Airport on Friday for possession of rhino horn worth an estimated R4.5 million. Picture: supplied. The two Vietnamese nationals who were arrested at the OR Tambo airport on Friday evening after being found in possession of approximately […]

Report back on Rhino Poaching: 2007 to 2014

Report back on Rhino Poaching: 2007 to 2014

During the last seven years South Africa has been experiencing escalating incidents of rhino poaching. The increasing regularity of these incidents pose a serious threat to the survival of the as well as any further development of the GLTP & GLTFCA. South Africa 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Total KNP (SANParks) 10 […]