Lion poaching: the brutal new threat to Africa’s prides

The big cats are horribly easy to kill with poisoned meat, allowing poachers to hack off their faces and paws – but rangers are now on their trail

The Guardian

Last updated on 12 November 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Mozambique
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Species: 
Panthera leo
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals