Tanzanian rats to sniff out trafficked pangolins

2016-11-20 19:43

Rats that will be trained to sniff out trafficked pangolin parts in shipments heading from Africa to Asia.

Roadkill: Why so many animals die on SA’s roads

2015-04-22 11:45

A survey reveals that wild animals killed on SA's roads could be due to inattentive drivers scanning the bush for wildlife and not looking at the road ahead.

Let's export rhino horn, dagga and tik

2013-07-08 07:30

Chris Moerdyk thinks it is diabolically clever of government to approve the sale of its stockpile of rhino horn because we need the money.

Endangered SA rabbit gets cash injection

2012-06-12 14:02

The Endangered Wildlife Trust has been awarded a cheque of R270 000 to accelerate the habitat conservation programme for the endangered Riverine Rabbit.


African wild dogs for a name change

2016-03-09 22:10

Conservationists who manage wild dog populations include a group that believes a name change would shed any negative connotations of the term 'wild dog.'

Rhino poaching costs SA more than R1.3bn

2015-04-16 13:11

South Africa has lost more than R1.3bn to rhino poaching since 2008, the Endangered Wildlife Trust says.

Camera traps count Karoo rabbit

2012-11-05 08:34

Camera traps have been set up to assist in counting the elusive Riverine Rabbit which is endemic to the Karoo.

Blue swallows face extinction

2012-04-18 12:24

The Endangered Wildlife Trust is trying to reverse the rapid decline and likely extinction of South Africa’s Blue Swallow population.

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