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Hunting is Conservation: The CAMPFIRE Program in Zimbabwe


Program History

zimbabweleopardvistahuntforever051314Around the world, on essentially every continent, there are numerous examples where hunting has directly supported sustainable conservation programs for big game animals. Zimbabwe, a country that has been in recent headlines regarding hunting, has an excellent example of one such highly successful program. Zimbabwe, in Continue reading Hunting is Conservation: The CAMPFIRE Program in Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwe Lifts Temporary Ban on Lion, Leopard and Elephant Hunting


SCI Recently received the following press release from the Zimbabwe Professional Hunters & Guides Association.

zphga-logo-1__previewOn the 2nd of August 2015 the Ministry of Environment imposed a temporary suspension of lion, leopard and elephant hunting in Zimbabwe. The goal was to gain clarity and understand the positions of stakeholders positions following the recent allegedly illegal killing of two lions near Hwange National Park. Continue reading Zimbabwe Lifts Temporary Ban on Lion, Leopard and Elephant Hunting