Indian Rhinoceros Protection

In Kaziranga, a national park in north-eastern India, rangers shoot people to protect rhinos. The park’s aggressive policing is, of course, controversial, but the results are clear: despite rising demand for illegal rhino horn, and plummeting numbers throughout Africa and southeast Asia, rhinos in Kaziranga are flourishing. Yet Kaziranga, which features in a new BBC…

via Kaziranga’s ruthless rangers have reduced rhino poaching by simply gunning down poachers at sight — Quartz

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