File AvailableSelier, S.J.; Di Minin, E. 2022 How to reverse the rhino poaching crisis: a commentary on Nhleko et al. (2022). Animal Conservation 25 (2): 164-165 - https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12780
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableShrader, A.M. 2022 Counting the costs of White rhino poaching: we are likely underestimating the indirect and long-term impacts. Animal Conservation 25 (2): 166-167 - https://doi: 10.1111/acv.12781
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailablePenny, SG; Withey, M; White, RL; Scott, DM; MacTavish, L; Pernetta, AP 2022 Changes in social dominance in a group of subadult white rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum) after dehorning. African Zoology 57 (1): 1-11 - https://doi.org/10.1080/15627020.2022.2046155
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Behaviour - Social Behaviour
White Rhino
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File AvailableKerley, G.I.H; Monsarrat, Sophie 2022 Shifted models cannot be used for predicting responses of biodiversity to global change: the African elephant as an example. African Zoology 57: 1-4
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableWilgen, B.W. van; Strydo, T.; Simms, C.; Smit, I.P.J. 2022 Research, monitoring, and reflection as a guide to the management of complex ecosystems: The case of fire in the Kruger National Park, South Africa. Conservation Science and Practice 4:e12658: 1-13 - https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.12658
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableCITES Secretariat 2022 Annex 3: Report from South Africa. CITES 74th meeting of the Standing Committee (Lyon, France, 7-11 March 2022) SC74 Doc. 37 A-3: 1-6
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableLedwaba, M.B.; Nozipho, K.; Tembe, D.; Onyiche, T.E.; Chaisi, M.E. 2022 Distribution and prevalence of ticks and tick-borne pathogens of wild animals in South Africa: a systematic review. Current Research in Parasitology and Vector-Borne Diseases 2 (100088): 1-14, 5 figures, 1 table, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crpvbd.2022.100088
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases - Parasites
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableAnonymous 2022 Rhinoceros poaching reaches new highs in South Africa. Oryx 56 (3): 323
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableGoosen, W.J.; Clarke, C.; Kleynhans, L.; Kerr, T.J.; Buss, P.; Miller, M.A. 2022 Culture-Independent PCR detection and differentiation of Mycobacteria spp. in antemortem respiratory samples from African elephants (Loxodonta africana) and Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum, Diceros bicornis) in South Africa. Pathogens (www.mdpi.com/journal/pathogens) 11, 709 Jun 20: 1-16, 2 tables, https://doi.org/10.3390/pathogens11060709
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases - Bacterial
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableDwyer, R.; Goosen, W.; Buss, P.; Kedward, S.; Manamela, T.; Hausler, G.; Chileshe, J.; Rossouw, L.; Fowler, J.H.; Miller, M.; Witte, C. 2022 Epidemiology of Mycobacterium bovis infection in free-ranging rhinoceros in Kruger National Park, South Africa. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119: 1-11
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases - Bacterial
White Rhino
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File AvailableKamath, P.L. 2022 Conserving rhinoceros in the face of disease. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 119 (25) e2206438119: 1-3
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases - Bacterial
White Rhino
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File AvailableZimmerman, D.E.; Vorster, I.; Dreyer, C.; Fowlds, W.; Penzhorn, B.L. 2022 Successful treatment of babesiosis in a south-western Black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis bicornis). Journal of the South African Veterinary Association 93 (2) June 16 (on-line): 1-5, 2 tables, 3 figures, https://doi.org/10.36303/JSAVA.478
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases - Parasites
Black Rhino
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File AvailableHyvàrinen, O. 2022 Megaherbivores and Earth system functioning: Landscape-scale effects of white rhino loss on vegetation, fire and soil carbon dynamics. Thesis presented to the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umea, pp. 160
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
Megaherbivores (> 1000 kg) have been suggested to strongly influence ecosystem functioning with consequences potentially scaling up to the global climate. However, due to poaching, we may lose some of the most vulnerable species at functional densities in the wild in the coming decades. In thi...
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File AvailableNuwer, R. 2022 Killing of Ranger protecting Rhinos raises fears for conservation efforts. The New York Times 16 August 2022 on-line: 8 pages, 3 images, https://www.nytimes.com/2022/08/16/science/poaching-ranger-murder-rhino.html
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableKothman, K.H.; Jons, A.; Wilhelmi, B.; Kasozi, N.; Graham, L.; Gent, R.; Atkin, S.L.; Swart, A.C.; Newell-Fugate, A.E. 2022 Non-invasive assessment of fecal glucocorticoid, progesterone, and androgen metabolites and microbiome in free-ranging southern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) in South Africa. General and Comparative Endocrinology 329 (114099): 1-13 - https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygcen.2022.114099
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Physiology
White Rhino
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File AvailableMauguiere, J. 2022 Influence of surface water availability on the distribution of White Rhinoceros in central Greater Kruger. Thesis presented to the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Umea, pp. 1-58
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Ecology
White Rhino
The population of white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) is now declining in the Kruger National Park (KNP) in South Africa due to the intense poaching crisis ongoing since the early 2000s. The need for an efficient conservation effort has never been greater and requires a better understand...
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File AvailableDean, C. 2022 Appeal: poaching crisis in KwaZulu-Natal. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2022: 20-21
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableGoosen, E. 2022 South Africa: the age of Smart Parks. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2022: 37
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableFurstenburg, D.; Otto, M.; Van Niekerk, P.; Lewitton, D. 2022 Contribution of private game ranching and captive bred operations in South Africa to white rhino Ceratotherium simum species survival conservation. Journal of Veterinary Health Science 3 (4): 331-360 - https://doi.org/10.33140/JVHS.03.04.05
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
White Rhino
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File AvailableChapman, L.A.; White, P.C.L. 2021 Patterns in rhino poaching activity on private land in South Africa. African Journal of Ecology 59 (2): 378-386 - https://doi.org/10.1111/aje.12842
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
Poaching on private land may potentially significantly deplete the rhino population yet is poorly studied. We focus on temporal patterns in poaching events, whether there is any evidence of targeting of specific categories of rhino (in relation to species, sex and age) and whether these patterns ...
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File AvailableSchaap, F. 2021 Todliche Jagd (Wilderei in Sud-Afrika). Spiegel 2021 (2), 9 January : 84-87
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableZimmermann, D.E.; Penzhorn, B.L.; Vorster, I.; Troskie, M.; Oosthuizen, M.C. 2021 Babesia bicornis, Theileria bicornis and Theileria equi in metapopulations of two black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) subspecies in South Africa and their potential impact on conservation. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases 12 (101635): 1-10 - https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ttbdis.2020.101635
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases
Black Rhino
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File AvailablePenny, S.G.; White, R.L.; Scott, D.M.; MacTavish, L.; Pemetta, A.P. 2021 No evidence that horn trimming affects white rhinoceros horn use during comfort behaviour and resource access. Animal Biology 1(aop): 1-17 - https://doi.org/10.1163/15707563-bja10037
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Ecology
White Rhino
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File AvailableZaffarano, G.P.; De Klerk-Lorist, L.M.; Junker, K.; Mitchell, E.; Bhoora, R.V.; Poglayen, G.; Govender, D. 2021 First report of cystic echinococcosis in rhinos: A fertile infection of Echinococcus equinus in a Southern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) of Kruger National Park, South Africa. International Journal for Parasitology: Parasites and Wildlife 14: 260-266 - https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijppaw.2021.02.007
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableRowan, A.N. 2021 Rhino decline shock [in Kruger National Park]. Wellbeing News 3 (3): 1-4
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableAlberts, E.C. 2021 South African dehorning initiative aims for zero poached white rhinos. www.mongabay.com 30 April 2021: 1-5
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableNieman, W.A.; Wilgen, B.W. van; Radloff, F.G.T.; Leslie, A.J. 2021 A review of the responses of medium- to large-sized African mammals to fire. African Journal of Range & Forage Science 2021: 1-15 - https://doi.org/10.2989/10220119.2021.1918765
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Ecology
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableLe Roux, N.; Ferreira, S. 2021 Rhino birth recovery and resilience to drought impact. African Journal of Ecology 59: 544–547 - DOI: 10.1111/aje.12854
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Ecology
White Rhino
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File AvailableNasr, M.; Meyer, L.C.R.; Buss, P.; Fabregas, M.C.; Gleed, R.D.; Boesch, J.M.; Pohlin, F. 2021 Muscle tremors observed in white rhinoceroses immobilised with either etorphine–azaperone or etorphine–midazolam: An initial study. Journal of the South African Veterinary Association 92 (a2142): 1-3
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
Etorphine–azaperone is the most commonly used drug combination for chemical immobilisation of free-ranging white rhinoceroses, but causes several profound physiological disturbances, including muscle tremors. The addition of benzodiazepine sedatives, such as midazolam, has been proposed to redu...
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File AvailableKerley, G.H. 2021 South Africa suffers a second loss of the blue antelope (Hippotragus leucophaeus) as DNA analysis confirms that the sole specimen held in South African collections is sable (H. niger) material. South African Journal of Science 117 (7/8),Art. #9489: 1-2 - https://doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2021/9489
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableHempel, E.; Bibi, F.; Faith, J.T.; Brink, J.S.; Kalthoff, D.C.; Kamminga, P.; Paijmans, J.L.A.; Westbury, M.V.; Hofreiter, M. ; Zachos, F.E. 2021 Identifying the true number of specimens of the extinct blue antelope (Hippotragus leucophaeus. Nature: Scientific Reports 11: 2100: 1-14 - https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-80142-2
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
History
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableTruter, A. 2021 The reproductive performance, demography and spatial ecology of an extralimital white rhinoceros population. Thesis presented to Rhodes University, pp. 1-111
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Reproduction
White Rhino
The white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) (hereafter rhino) is under threat of becoming extinct due to continued poaching for its horns. In South Africa and elsewhere in Africa private landowners have, over the last few decades, contributed to the conservation of various species, including rhino...
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File AvailableKoot, S. 2021 Enjoying extinction: philanthrocapitalism, jouissance, and 'excessive environmentourism' in the South African rhino poaching crisis. Journal of Political Ecology 28 (1): 1-19 - https://doi.org/10.2458/jpe.2984
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Dziba, L. 2021 Where are rhinos safest?. South African Journal of Science 117, art. #11300: 1-3 - https://doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2021/11300
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableGoosen, E.J. 2021 South Africa: Every dog has its day. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2021: 24
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableBadenhorst, S.; Ratshinanga, R.; Parrini, F.; Niekerk, K.L. van; Henshilwood, C.S. 2021 Rhinoceros from the Middle Stone Age in the Eastern and Western Cape of South Africa. Pachyderm 62: 53-62
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableBlerk, C. van 2021 Faculty performs first ever CT scan on a live adult rhino in South Africa. News of Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Diseases
White Rhino
Care for Wild Rhino Sanctuary and the University of Pretoria's Faculty of Veterinary Science in Onderstepoort, are celebrating a milestone in veterinary healthcare and diagnostic imaging as well as rhino conservation, after the first ever successful CT scan on a live rhino in South Africa.
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File AvailableParker, D.M. 2021 Mammals in the mountains: An historical review and updated checklist of the mammals of the Mountain Zebra National Park. Koedoe 63 (1) a1683: 1-10 - doi.org/10.4102/koedoe.v63i1.1683
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Greaver, C.; Simms, C.; Dziba, L. 2021 The impact of COVID-19 Government responses on rhinoceroses in Kruger National Park. African Journal of Wildlife Research 51 (1): 100-110 - https://doi.org/10.3957/056.051.0100
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
Global COVID-19 responses by governments restricted international travel, imposed national lockdowns, reduced economies, and influenced people's livelihoods. Travel restrictions and national lockdowns may constrain international illegal supply chains of high value wildlife products such as rh...
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File AvailableNhleko, Z.N.; Ahrens, R.; Ferreira, S.M.; McCleery, R.A. 2021 Poaching is directly and indirectly driving the decline of South Africa’s large population of white rhinos. Animal Conservation 25 (2): 151-163 - https:doi:10.1111/acv.12720
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
White Rhino
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File AvailableMeuffels, J.; Lueders, I.; Bertschinger, H.; Luther-Binoir, I.; Pohlin, F.; Gerber, L.; Tindall, B. 2021 Cardiopulmonary parameters and arterial blood gases during etorphine-medetomidine-midazolam immobilization in free ranging Black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) undergoing electro-ejaculation-a preliminary study. Frontiers in Veterinary Science (www.frontiersin.org) 8 (Dec) article 740614: 1-6, 2 tables, https://doi:10.3389/fvets.2021.740614
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableChapman, L.A.; White, P.C.L. 2020 Stakeholder perspectives on the value and challenges of private rhinoceros ownership in South Africa. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 25 (2): 187-197 - DOI: 10.1080/10871209.2020.1697838
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
The value of private sector rhinoceros conservation in South Africa is a topic of much debate, often fueled by controversies surrounding trade in rhinoceros horn. We used semi-structured interviews (n = 16) to assess perceptions of private rhinoceros owners and other stakeholders regarding the va...
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File AvailableGlenn, I. 2020 The Paris Bloubok (Hippotragus leucophaeus (Pallas, 1766) [Bovidae]) and its provenance. Zoosystema (Paris) 42 (5): 77-84
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableEngelbrecht, A. 2020 An appraisal theory approach to news reports on rhino poaching in South Africa. Language Matters 51 (1): 86-112
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
South Africa is home to the world’s largest population of rhinoceroses. Over the past decade there has been a dramatic increase in the number of rhinos poached for their horns. These horns are smuggled out of South Africa and sold on the black markets of Southeast Asia, either as a party drug o...
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File AvailableCollins, A.; Cox, C.; Marire, J. 2020 On the judicial annulment of the ‘domestic’ trade moratorium in South African rhinoceros horn: a law and economics perspective. European Journal of Law and Economics 2020: 1-12 - https://doi.org/10.1007/s10657-020-09648-4
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableFabregas, M.C.; Fosgate, G.T.; Ganswindt, A.; Bertschinger, H.J.; Hofmeyr, M.; Meyer, L.C.R. 2020 Rehabilitation method affects behavior, welfare, and adaptation potential for subsequent release of orphaned white rhinoceros. Acta Ethologica 23: 105-114 - https://doi.org/10.1007/s10211-020-00343-w
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableDearlove, R. 2020 Poem For Killer [heroic anti-poaching K9 ranger dog in Kruger NP]. Sydney, Dearlove, pp. 1-2
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African Rhino Species
FOR KILLER
A legend in the world of anti-poaching
Alert and aware as these cruel men were approaching
Quiet and obedient until Amos said ‘Let’s go’
Avoiding bullets and pangas, Killer would stun the foe
A fiercely loyal protector
Heaven help any intruder
Who tried anyth...
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File AvailableClements, H.S.; Knight, M.; Jones, P.; Balfour, D. 2020 Private rhino conservation: diverse strategies adopted in response to the poaching crisis. Conservation Letters 2020: e12741: 1-8
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableVincent, C. 2020 Etat des lieux de la stratégie de lutte contre le braconnage des rhinocéros en Afrique du sud. Thesis presented to the University of Liege, Belgium
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableLe Roux, N.; Ferreira, S. 2020 Age structure changes indicate direct and indirect population impacts in illegally harvested black rhino. PLoS ONE 15(7): e0236790: 1-10 - https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0236790
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Ecology
African Rhino Species
Overharvesting affects the size and growth of wildlife populations and can impact population trajectories. Overharvesting can also severely alter population structure and may result in changes in spatial organisation, social dynamics and recruitment. Understanding the relationship between overhar...
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File AvailablePohlin, F.; Buss, P.; Hooyberg, E.H.; Meyer, L.C.R. 2020 Midazolam alters acid-base status less than azaperone during the capture and transport of southern white rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum simum). Animals 10 - 1323: 1-13 - doi:10.3390/ani10081323
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Translocation
White Rhino
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Le Roux, N.; Greaver, C.; Dreyer, C. 2020 Comparison of mark-recapture and block-count-based estimation of black rhinoceros populations. African Journal of Wildlife Research 50 (1): 167-175
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Ecology
Black Rhino
The impact of global wildlife trafficking on biological diversity imposes pressures on authorities to respond. Reliable estimates of population sizes of keystone species such as rhinoceroses (rhinos) are often a key requirement to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions. Black rhinoceroses (D...
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File AvailableChapman, L.A.; White, P.C.L. 2020 Anti-poaching strategies employed by private rhino owners in South Africa. Pachyderm 61: 179-183
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Pienaar, D. 2020 Evaluating uncertainty in estimates of large rhinoceros populations. Pachyderm 61: 97-108
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
Estimates of the numbers of living rhinoceroses inform management interventions. Several techniques assist authorities in obtaining estimates. For large populations, authorities use sample-based methods. Estimates for the number of rhinos living in Kruger National Park (Kruger) make use of sample...
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File AvailableThackeray, J.F. 2020 African roan antelope, ethiopian ‘unicorns’ and european medieval art. Digging Stick 37 (2): 17-19
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
History
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableChapman, L.A.; White, P.C.L. 2020 The future of private rhino ownership in South Africa. Wildlife Research 47 (6): 441-447 - https://doi.org/10.1071/WR20013
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
Sustained poaching over the past decade has led to significant loss of black (Diceros bicornis) and southern white (Ceratotherium simum simum) rhinoceroses across South Africa. Whereas much research has focussed on the heavily targeted state-owned populations, there is little understanding of the...
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File AvailableMiazga, K.; Joubert, J.; Sinclair, M.; Cywinska, A. 2020 Releasing three orphaned white rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum) to the Game Reserve in South Africa: rehabilitation, translocation and post-release observations. Animals 10 (12), 2224: 1-15 - https://doi.org/10.3390/ani10122224
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Translocation
White Rhino
White rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) is one of the most famous victims of poachers in Africa. One of the methods for dealing with decreasing rhino numbers is rehabilitating wounded and/or orphaned animals to successfully release them back into the wild. The status of rescued animal differs amon...
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Hain, P. 2020 The rhino conspiracy. London, Muswell Press, pp. i-iii, 1-376
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableMoneron, S.; Brock, B.; Newton, D. 2020 Insights from the incarcerated: an assessment of the illicit supply chain in wildlife in South Africa. Cambridge, Traffic, pp. 1-36
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Trade
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableAldila, D.; Azizah, N.; Handari, B.D. 2020 Optimal control problem arises from illegal poaching of southern white rhino mathematical model. Advances in Difference Equations 2020, 605: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13662-020-03062-5
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
In this paper, a novel dynamical population model of a southern white rhino with legal and illegal poaching activity is introduced. The model constructed is based on a predator–prey model with southern white rhinos as prey and humans (hunters) as predators. We divide the southern white rhino po...
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File AvailableNene, L.N. 2020 South Africa: a day in the life of Lawrence Nkosikhona Nene. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 35
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
History
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableSwart, D. 2020 South Africa: a surreal Hluhluwe-iMflolozi Park. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2020: 34
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableMamba, H.S.; Randhir, T.O.; Fuller, T.K. 2020 Community attitudes and perceptions concerning rhinoceros poaching and conservation: A case study in eSwatini. African Journal of Wildlife Research 50 (1): 1-7 - DOI: 10.3957/056.050.0001
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Conservation
African Rhino Species
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File AvailableStanbridge, D. 2020 Genetic admixture of Kruger National Park black rhino (Diceros bicornis minor): conservation implications. Thesis presented to the University of Cape Town, pp. 1-52
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
Taxonomy
Black Rhino
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File AvailablePenny, S.G.; White, R.L.; MacTavish, L.; Scott, D.M.; Pemetta, A.P. 2020 Negligible hormonal response following dehorning in free-ranging white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum). Conservation Physiology 8(1), p.coaa117: 1-12 - https://doi.org/10.1093/conphys/coaa117
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White Rhino
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File AvailablePROA 2020 Rhino files: private rhino conservation. Private Game no. 1: 52-57
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableKretzschmar, P. 2020 Mate choice. Private Game no. 1: 58-67
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White Rhino
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File AvailableSouth African National Parks 2020 Annual Report 2019/2020. Pretoria
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableHayes, N. 2019 How do rhino affect grassland heterogeneity and what is the impact on mammal diversity in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park?. Master Thesis presented to University of Utrecht, pp. 1-28
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableBroeze, L. 2019 Environmental predictors for spatial variation in temperature in a South African savanna and their predictive value for distribution of Southern White Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum). Master Thesis presented to University of Utrecht, pp. 1-52
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableCITES CoP18 2019 Regulation of trade: Black rhinoceros hunting trophies: export quota for South Africa. Document CoP18 Doc.48, pp. 1-17
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableWool, R. 2019 The distribution patterns of African elephant (Loxodonta africana) and white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) in relation to waterhole availability in a South African savanna. Master Thesis presented to University of Utrecht, pp. 1-51
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File Availablet Sas Rolfes, M. 2019 South Africa and the legal horn trade. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2019: 35
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Le Roux, N.; Greaver, C. 2019 Species-specific drought impacts on black and white rhinoceroses. PLoS ONE 14(1): e0209678: 1-11 - https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0209678
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
Unrelenting poaching to feed the illegal trafficking of rhinoceros (rhino) horn remains the principle threat to the persistence of south-central black and southern white rhino that live in the Kruger National Park (Kruger), South Africa. Other global environmental change drivers, such as unpredic...
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File AvailableGlenn, I.; Ferreira, S.; Pienaar, D. 2019 Communication on rhino poaching: Precautionary lessons about backfires and boomerangs. South African Journal of Science 115 (3/4): Art. £5585, pp. 1-4 - https://doi.org/10.17159/sajs.2019/5585
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableLopes, A.A. 2019 Transnational links in rhino poaching and the black-market price of rhino horns. Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 63: 95-115
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African Rhino Species
Rhino poaching in South Africa and India’s major range states have been remarkably similar over time. Organised criminal syndicates manage an illegal supply chain of rhino horns from poachers, middlemen and corrupt authorities to East Asian blackmarkets.
In this paper, we use rhino poaching ...
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File AvailableMichel, A. 2019 An investigation into whether poaching creates an ecological trap for white rhinoceros in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park, South Africa. Thesis presented to University of Umea, pp. 1-54
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
In an ecological trap, animals choose habitat based upon cues that once led members of their species to optimal habitat, but now lead to habitat where individual fitness is reduced because of changing conditions. The southern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) is a threatened species due to p...
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File AvailableCITES CoP18 2019 Regulation of trade: black rhinoceros hunting trophies: export quota for South Africa. Report CoP18 Doc.48, pp. 1-17
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableFerreira, S.; Le Roex, N.; Greaver, C. 2019 Are poachers rhinos' only problem?. Environmental Science Journal for Teens April 2019: 1-4
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailablePenny, S.G.; White, R.L.; Scott, D.M.; MacTavish, L.; Pemetta, A.P. 2019 Using drones and sirens to elicit avoidance behaviour in white rhinoceros as an anti-poaching tactic. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 286- 20191135: 1-9 - http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2019.1135
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
Poaching fuelled by international trade in horn caused the deaths of over 1000 African rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum and Diceros bicornis) per year between 2013 and 2017. Deterrents, which act to establish avoidance behaviours in animals, have the potential to aid anti-poaching efforts by movin...
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File AvailableSelier, J. 2019 Supplemental information in support of the CITES CoP18 proposal to amend South Africa's export quota for black rhinoceros hunting trophies. Report CoP18 Inf. 78, pp. 1-7
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableGatsheni, B.N. 2019 A Bayesian model for combating poaching of wild life in the Kruger national park. International Conf. Artificial Intelligence - ICAI'19, pp. 379-385
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableLe Roex, N.; Dreyer, C.; Ferreira, S.M. 2019 Poaching creates ecological traps within an iconic protected area. Animal Conservation 23: 250-259 - https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12532
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
Ecological traps occur when areas preferentially selected by a species harbour an unknown increased mortality risk or reduced fitness for the individuals utilizing them. If animals continue to utilize these habitats, rapid declines may result that threaten the persistence of the population. Both ...
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File AvailableHarris, K.L. 2019 Untangling centuries of South African Chinese diasporas: molluscs/abalone, ungulates/rhinos and equidae/donkeys. South African Historical Journal 2019 online first: 1-19 - 10.1080/02582473.2019.1662834
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableStephens, K.A. 2019 Managing woody bush encroachment impacting southern white rhino (Ceratotherium simum simum) habitat on a private reserve in South Africa. Thesis presented to Evergreen State University, pp. 1-79
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableProject Rhino 2019 Half year newsletter. Durban, pp. 1-21
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableJordaan, H.L.; Fourie, P.J.; Lues, R. 2019 Occurrence of rhinoceros in the Free State, South Africa: a reassessment. Pachyderm 60: 67-77
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White Rhino
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File AvailableRookmaaker, L.C. 2019 Book Review: Illegal rhino horn trade in Eastern Asia still threatens Kruger's rhinos. Pachyderm 60: 142-143
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableSwart, D. 2019 South Africa: Tourism and rhino conservation. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2019: 34
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableGoosen, E. 2019 South Africa: managing for morale. The Horn (Save the Rhino International) 2019: 31
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableLe Roex, N.; Dreyer, C.; Viljoen, P.; Hofmeyr, M.; Ferreira, S.M. 2019 Seasonal space-use and resource limitation in free-ranging black rhino. Mammalian Biology 99: 81-87 - https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mambio.2019.11.001
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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Black Rhino
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File AvailableMalmstroem, E. 2019 Spatial and temporal variability in grassland structure associated with different densities of the white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) in a South African savanna. Thesis presented to Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, pp. 1-36
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
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File AvailableMarneweck, C.; Juergens, A.; Shrader, A.M. 2019 The first report of urine overmarking of pro-oestrus female dung by a male white rhino. African Zoology 54 (3): 175-179
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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White Rhino
Although observed in other Perrisodactyla, urine overmarking in white rhinos has not been described. Using a single opportunistic sighting, we were able to collect two dung samples from one oestrous female white rhino; one unmarked and one overmarked with male urine. Because of the behaviour of b...
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File AvailableWiltshire, J.E. 2019 The rhinoceros horn trade ban: can scenario formulation help build consensus amongst highly polarised South African stakeholders. Thesis presented to The International School of Management, Paris, France, pp. 1-164
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableMartin, Bridget 2019 Rhino trophy hunting in South Africa. In: Martin, B. (ed) Survival or extinction? How to save elephants and rhinos. Springer: pp. 367-373
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableUNEP Evaluation Office 2019 Terminal evaluation of the UNEP/GEF Project “Strengthening law enforcement capabilities to combat wildlife crime for conservation and sustainable use of species in South Africa: (Target – Rhinoceros)” GEF ID 4937. Nairobi, UNEP: pp. 1-126
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableChapman, L. 2019 Ownership and poaching of rhinos on private land in South Africa. Thesis presented to the University of York, UK: pp. 1-278
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableJordaan, H.L. 2018 Development of a rhino anti-poaching model for game farms and nature reserves in the Free State Province of South Africa. Thesis presented to Central University of Technology, Bloemfontein, pp. 1-248
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
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File AvailableWright, O.T.; Cundill, G.; Biggs, D. 2018 Stakeholder perceptions of legal trade in rhinoceros horn and implications for private reserve management in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Oryx 52 (1): 175-185
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Africa - Southern Africa - South Africa
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African Rhino Species
The proposed legalization of international trade in rhinoceros horn is a hotly debated topic. South Africa is home to a large proportion of Africa's black Diceros bicornis and white rhinoceroses Ceratotherium simum populations. Private owners are custodians of c. 25% of the country's rhin...
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File AvailableDalerum, F.; Miranda, M.; Muniz, C.; Rodriguez, P. 2018 Effects of scarcity, aesthetics and ecology on wildlife auction prices of large African mammals. Ambio 47: 78-85
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African Rhino Species
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