Another 22 elephants poisoned with cyanide in Zimbabwe reserve

Latest killings in Hwange national park make 62 elephants that have been poisoned by poachers for their ivory tusks in the African country in October.

The Guardian

Last updated on 27 October 2015

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Zimbabwe
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Loxodonta cyclotis
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals