Kenya opens $100m wildlife forensic lab to help prosecute poachers

New facility in Nairobi, first of its kind in east Africa, will collect and analyse DNA samples to help investigators identify the animal species killed by poachers

The Guardian

Last updated on 13 May 2015

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