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Poachers Target AfricaâEUR(TM)s Lions, Vultures With Poison | Environment

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Jonathan Harper (0)
Friday September 29, 2017, 4:25 am

. (0)
Friday September 29, 2017, 4:36 am
responded positively to anti-poison campaigns.
In 2013, between 400 and 600 vultures died after feeding on the poisoned carcass of an elephant that was killed for its ivory in Namibia’s Zambezi area, said Andre Botha, a poisoning database manager and special projects manager at the Endangered Wildlife Trust, a South African group.
“This is the highest number of vultures killed in a single poisoning incident that we have on the database to date,” Botha said. [more]

. (0)
Friday September 29, 2017, 4:39 am
Read and noted this ghastly news.

Trish K (29)
Friday September 29, 2017, 4:50 am
Poison is the worst as it trickles down the food chain and kills everything in it's path including humans.

Derek Richardson (295)
Friday September 29, 2017, 7:17 am

DerekDeka Richardson (37)
Friday September 29, 2017, 7:26 am

Colleen L (3)
Friday September 29, 2017, 11:04 am

Melania P (122)
Friday September 29, 2017, 3:17 pm
Bastards, so sick of wildlife killings :-(

Peggy B (43)
Friday September 29, 2017, 4:42 pm

S J (130)
Saturday September 30, 2017, 11:51 pm
Sigh! Meows Sonya

Veronica B (32)
Sunday October 1, 2017, 12:03 am
Noted.Thanks Sonya.

Raleighaway k (357)
Sunday October 1, 2017, 12:28 am
thanks for sharing

Sylvie A (194)
Sunday October 1, 2017, 4:07 am
Noted. Thank you

Kathryn I (2)
Sunday October 1, 2017, 5:54 am
To say that poaching is disgusting would be an understatement. Noted - Thank you

End CrueltyDeb Williams-Shepard (154)
Sunday October 1, 2017, 9:28 am
Horrific and tragic ... Patrols/guards need to be "beefed" up.

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Sunday October 1, 2017, 2:43 pm
Noted, Thank you

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Sunday October 1, 2017, 3:38 pm
Noted, Thanks

Winn Adams (179)
Monday October 2, 2017, 6:52 am
Disgusting :-(

Petra M (259)
Tuesday October 3, 2017, 2:48 pm
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