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#poaching

# poaching - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Poacher killed by elephant then eaten by lions in South Africa

Only the man’s skull and a pair of trousers were recovered.

# poaching - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Ireland up against Germany and Netherlands to win over UK-based TV channels after Brexit

Some of these companies have already met with the BAI here in the last year.

# poaching - Monday 5 February, 2018

Leading ivory trade investigator murdered in Kenya

Esmond Martin, aged 75, died after being stabbed at his house in a Nairobi suburb.

# poaching - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Dublin Zoo confident in its security as European zoos take extra steps to protect rhinos

A rhino was shot dead and had its horns hacked off in a grisly poacher attack earlier this month.

# poaching - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Gardaí search for poachers after deer found shot and decapitated in Meath

One deer was found dead and another had to be put down.

# poaching - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The world's biggest ivory bonfire is happening right now Ashes To Ashes This post contains videos

The world's biggest ivory bonfire is happening right now

An estimated $100m worth of illegal ivory is being torched.

# poaching - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Poachers stopped with half a tonne of tortoises and snakes

No arrests were made as the truck’s driver fled after being pulled over.

# poaching - Saturday 12 September, 2015

The all-female poaching unit that's turning the tables and hunting the hunters

“If you see the poachers you tell them not to try, tell them we are here and it is they who are in danger.”

# poaching - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Dentist who shot Cecil didn't know the lion was a "known, local favourite"

Two men are due in court on poaching charges related to the lion’s death.

# poaching - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

# poaching - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Are Renua poaching Young Fine Gaelers by promising to run them in elections?

A text reportedly from a Renua member was circulated this week.

# poaching - Sunday 21 June, 2015

An Irish-backed company is making rhino horns to stop poaching

They plan to use them to destroy the demand for poaching.

# poaching - Thursday 18 June, 2015

From The42 'You never know' - TV3 remain coy on Johhny Giles rumours Hold It There

'You never know' - TV3 remain coy on Johhny Giles rumours

The pundit recently expressed his unhappiness with some of the treatment he received from RTÉ.

# poaching - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Ten arrested after wild panda bear killed and skinned

Police found two brothers had shot the animal in forest near Zhaotong, a poverty-stricken city in China’s Yunnan province.

# poaching - Saturday 29 November, 2014

How dogs are being used to save wild animals in Africa

They’re being used to track down poachers.

# poaching - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Poachers turned gamekeepers: Rwanda looks to hunters to save mountain gorillas

The poachers say hunting was the only way to make a living.

# poaching - Thursday 10 July, 2014

African elephants could quickly "be driven to extinction locally", warns conservation group

CITES says that the number of elephants killed in the past three years is “far exceeding” the number born.

# poaching - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Kenya's largest elephant has been killed by poachers

Distressing images. Satao was one last surviving of the ‘great tuskers’.

# poaching - Monday 20 January, 2014

Video column: Is there a viable solution to ivory poaching?

There were approximately 10 million elephants in Africa at the turn of the 20th century. Today, thanks to widespread poaching, that number has dropped to 500,000.

# poaching - Friday 17 January, 2014

South Africa: 50 per cent increase in rhinos poached in 2013

More than 1,000 rhinos were poached last year, showing that numbers of poached animals are increasing year on year.

# poaching - Sunday 31 March, 2013

British wildlife parks being targeted by rhino poachers

An anonymous tip-off has led to increased police patrols.