South African National Parks (SANParks) and its conservation partners in the Greater Kruger region are in the process of implementing additional strategic and collaborative management interventions as part of an integrated rhino management approach.
The partnership is essential to ensure a uniform framework for the protection, management and socio-economic beneficiation of the open system conservation footprint.
It is reported that the elephant was covered in mud at the time of the hunt and the warden and professional hunter (JJ Horn) claimed not to have seen the collar.
Balule Nature Reserve in Limpopo has apologised to guests from a nearby lodge who heard the blood-curdling cry of an elephant being shot multiple times by hunters.
The Balule Private Game Reserve in Limpopo and Transnet Freight Rail have resolved to meet to find a way to reduce the number of animals killed by a Transnet train which passes through the reserve.
The poachers did everything to try and deter Annie, covering their shoes in sponge and continually backtracking and circling to try and confuse her, but they were no match for Annie.
“No rhino loss with this incursion, and three suspects behind bars!”