Rhino poaching rate rises 18 percent in South Africa

In the first four months of 2015, poachers killed 393 rhinos in South Africa, the epicenter of the rhino poaching crisis.

Mongabay

Last updated on 15 May 2015

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