Gabon counts on visitors to help preserve great apes

Gabon counts on visitors to help preserve great apes

By Adrien MAROTTE Around a bend on a narrow trail that runs deep into the forest of Gabon’s Loango national park, Kamaya comes into view. The huge silverback gorilla coolly watches visitors arrive, then goes back to his meal. Perched on a strong branch, the...
How legal hunting supports African rhino conservation

How legal hunting supports African rhino conservation

Michael ‘t Sas-Rolfes, University of Oxford While the UK government has been considering a ban on imports of hunting trophies, the South African government recently approved an annual maximum quota of ten legal trophy hunts of endangered black rhinos for 2022....