On 12 August 2018, the Republic of South Africa, Department: Environmental Affairs (DEA) made a statement – “Minister Molewa allocates leopard hunting quota for South Africa for 2018” – this is the result of “the possibility of introducing a precautionary hunting quota in 2018” and puts a quota of 7 leopards up for formal execution […]

via Leopard Hunting Quota 2018 – South Africa — International Wildlife Bond

African Elephant Poaching Worst In 25 years — Natural History Wanderings

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ScienceDaily reports Africa’s overall elephant population has seen the worst declines in 25 years, mainly due to poaching over the past ten years — according to IUCN’s African Elephant Status Report. Read story at Poaching behind worst African elephant losses in 25 years — ScienceDaily

via African Elephant Poaching Worst In 25 years — Natural History Wanderings