23-05-2012

Update on Rhino Poaching statistics

Since the beginning of this year, a total of 220 rhinos have been lost to illegal killings. The Kruger National Park, Limpopo, North West and KwaZulu-Natal remain the hardest hit by rhino poachers- collectively accounting for 207 of the rhinos killed this year alone.

 

Total number of rhinos killed this year:

SA201020112012
KNP (SANParks) 146 252 133
MNP (SANParks) 0 6 3
GP 15 9 0
LIM 52 74 31
MP 17 31 6
NW 57 21 20
EC 4 11 3
FS 3 4 0
KZN 38 34 23
WC 0 6 1
NC 1 0 0
TOTAL 333 448 220