Does prohibiting local access to nature hurt African wildlife conservation?

Despite much publicity and the global community’s well-intentioned outcry, Africa’s poaching crisis pales in comparison to habitat loss, which is decimating far more animal species at a much faster rate.

Mongabay

Last updated on 15 August 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Habitat loss and degradation
Agriculture and aquaculture
Infrastructure and service corridors