1004 rhino poached in 2013

2014-01-17 19:01
KNP ranger

KNP ranger

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Johannesburg - A total of 1004 rhino were poached in South Africa last year, the environmental affairs department said on Friday.

In 2012, 668 were poached and in 2011 448 were killed.

Modise urged South Africans to report poaching and call the anonymous tip-off lines 0800-205-005, 08600-10111 or send an sms to Crime Line on 32211.

Read more on:    knp  |  sanparks  |  mbombela  |  rhino poaching

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.