Risky business: On the trail of poachers in Zimbabwe

There's big money in the illegal ivory trade - and that means it's an often bloody business. DW joins an anti-poaching unit on patrol in Zimbabwe to find out how they've been able to combat poachers and save elephants.

Deutsche Welle

Last updated on 11 April 2017

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