THE RISK OF CAPTIVE CARNIVORES

The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) is growing increasingly concerned about the proliferation of captive facilities holding a range of carnivores in South Africa for the sole purpose of tourism and financial gain. We urge the public to consider a few facts when visiting any of a number of these facilities .....READ MORE

CYCAD POACHER SENTENCED TO 10 YEARS IN PRISON

In a ground-breaking decision, and for the first time on record in the Eastern Cape and possibly in South Africa at large, an Encephalartos cycad poacher has been sentenced to ten years direct imprisonment by the Jansenville regional court...READ MORE

ENVIRONMENT

A significant and progressive step has been made by eight leading non-government conservation organisations (NGOs) agreeing to pool their resources, and publish one magazine - Environment...READ MORE

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