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New Text Message From: Lions?


Offbeat  (tags: africa lions, locations, conservationalists, collars text messages )

Simone
- 2788 days ago - globalanimal.org
Who's in your cellular network? African lions, apparently. Kenyan conservationists have improved the collaring system for lions by upgrading them to new GPS collars that send an automated text message via wireless networks to researchers



   

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Sue Matheson (79)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 5:36 am
thanks.
 

. (1)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 2:16 pm
Noted. Thank you Simone.
 

Dana W (9)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 2:19 pm
Whatever it takes to help save lions, although a chip under the skin would probably be safer than a collar that could get caught on something or removed by a poacher.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 8:38 pm
Thanks for this article.
 

KS Goh (0)
Thursday December 1, 2011, 5:14 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 1, 2011, 6:55 am
im thinking that poachers can hijack that signal if they know about it...
 
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