British pilot killed by elephant poachers in Tanzania

A British helicopter pilot has been fatally shot by elephant poachers in Tanzania, a conservation charity has said.

The Guardian

Last updated on 08 February 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Republic of Tanzania
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals