Poachers beware: 21 women graduate as field rangers

2011-06-13 00:00

TWENTY-ONE women field rangers passed their training at the Midmar Training Centre last week.

The women were recruited from Zululand, uKhahlamba and coastal regions and have been appointed grade five environmental management inspectors.

They have been trained in fitness, first aid, health and safety, law enforcement and use of firearms — a vital component of the training as they can expect to face armed poachers.

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