Poachers poison 14 elephants in Zimbabwe national parks

Fourteen elephants have been poisoned by cyanide in Zimbabwe, two years after poachers killed more than 200 elephants by poisoning, the National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority said.

The Guardian

Last updated on 07 October 2015

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