Good news from my posts of June 15 & 16 about the Serengeti and the proposed tarmac road.
In a nutshell, the project has been canceled!
"Today both of those sides of the pinch are caused by humans."
“trade - fuelled by civil unrest and organised crime in some central African countries - supports the poaching.”What she has missed is the other vital element.
“Elephant meat is worth much more than ivory.”
“The status of Masai Mara as a prime conservation area and premier tourist draw card in Kenya may soon be in jeopardy.”
“over 1500 poachers have been arrested within the Mara conservancy between 2001 and 2010, with more than 17,300 snares collected by rangers in the same period.”Walker reports that “the African buffalo are all but gone.”