6 Results of about 6 for +Limpopo +province

China blamed for increase in poaching
The Chinese, political decisions and a growing black market are being blamed for the rise in elephant and rhino poaching. Last week 10 people were arrested for poaching and unlawful possession of elephant tusks and rhino horn...
2011-07-31   Harare, Zimbabwe Category: poaching

Van Schalkwyks elephantine error
Minister of Environmental Affairs and Tourism Marthinus van Schalkwyk is having a rough ride after he spent time at a Limpopo outfit that captured young elephants from the wild for elephant-back safaris. Wildlife groups are f...
2007-09-11   Tzaneen, South Africa Category: people

Implementing immunocontraception in free-ranging African elephants at Makalali conservancy.
An immunocontraceptive programme was initiated in a small free-roaming population of elephants at the Greater Makalali Private Game Reserve in Limpopo Province in 2000 to determine whether the porcine zona pellucida (pZP) vac...
2007-03-30   Durban, South Africa Category: abstract

Thukela "problem elephants" captured and relocated to their new home in SanWild wildlife sanctuary
In a daring and courageous elephant capture operation that started on Saturday morning a group of so-called "problem elephants" were captured and relocated to their new home in a wildlife sanctuary in Limpopo Province. Descri...
2006-11-13   Limpopo, South Africa Category: relocation

Scientist raises issue of elephants maimed by wire snares
A South African scientist has expressed concern over the apparent high number of elephants maimed apparently by wire snares laid by poachers to trap game in the northern parts of the country. Professor Rudi van Aarde, head of...
2006-10-15   Johannesburg, South Africa Category: poaching

Church and elephants fall foul of government land reform efforts
A herd of elephants and a church are caught up in the South African government's efforts to redistribute land to black communities evicted under white rule and right one of the great wrongs of the apartheid era. Local authori...
2006-10-11   CAPE TOWN, South Africa Category: culling

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