Scientists have invented a way to create fake rhino horn using horse hair – hoping it will provide a blueprint for flooding the market with credible fakes.
The Duke of Sussex has said a major collaborative approach “across agencies, borders and continents” is needed to end the poaching of Africa’s famous animals such as rhinos and elephants.
Elephant poaching rates in Africa are declining, new analysis suggests.
Technology that has dramatically reduced rhino poaching in a South African game reserve could be used to help other threatened species across the world, as conservationists look for new ways to stop poachers before they can reach wildlife.
The north-east has witnessed the third largest number of wildlife offences in Scotland, according to new figures.
Artificial intelligence (AI) created by Intel is to be used in cameras to detect poachers entering wildlife reserves and alert park rangers before they can kill endangered animals.