Two men were sentenced on Tuesday to fifteen years in jail after being found guilty of poaching in Limpopo province in South Africa. The two were caught on a farm near the Kruger National Park in October 2011.
UNICEF Mozambique launches series of blogs to strengthen knowledge leadership and promote professional dialogue.... Child and Social Protection - www.protectionblo... ..|.. The talk to walk to - www.t2w2.org ..|.. Saúde e Vida - www.saudeevida.org ..|.. Pumps and Pipes - www.washblog.org ..|.. The Chapa - www.thechapa.org ..|.. Are Children Learning? - www.arechildrenle...
Poached rhino horns returned to SA - http://www.environment.co.za/wildlife-endangered-species/poached-rhino-horns-returned-sa.html
Birth control for elephants in South Africa is being hailed as a success, after the introduction of a contraception vaccine being trialed by researchers.
rhamphotheca: lifethroughgeologictime: Living Fossil - Coelacanth Coelacanth is a lobe-finned fish that dates all the way back to the Devonian, and were believed to have gone extinct around the end of the Cretaceous. Before its rediscovery in 1938 it was thought to be the “missing link” between fish and tetrapods, though it is apparently no longer the case that it is the link, coelacanth is still closer related to tetrapods than to ray-finned fish. It has remained roughly unchanged for ...
The South African Security cluster under the leadership of Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, is discussing security issues which include rhino poaching, human trafficking, drugs and car smuggling with Mozambican authorities in Maputo.
Duas organizações ambientalistas exigem que o Presidente dos Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, imponha sanções comerciais a Moçambique, devido à situação "desenfreada" de abate ilegal de rinocerontes e elefantes no país.