South Africans Urged to Help Curb Rhino Poaching


The latest rhino poaching statistics indicate that a total of 588 rhinos have been lost to illegal killings since the beginning of this year, with the total number of arrests at 246.
  • South Africa:  588 Rhinos Poached in SA

    SAnews.gov.za, 27 November 2012

    The latest rhino poaching statistics indicate that a total of 588 rhinos have been lost to poaching since the beginning of this year, with the total number of arrests at 246. read more »

The Kruger National Park has lost 362rhinos to poaching. Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal and the North West provinces continue to be a target for poachers, collectively accounting for the loss of 186 rhinos.

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