Issue of the Week: The Militarization of Poaching

Rhino poaching in South Africa is at record levels. Countries, such as Tanzania and Mozambique, have seen dramatic drops in their elephant populations. Demand for ivory and rhino horn largely comes from Asia, where owning an ivory carving is a status symbol and rhino horn is a wonder drug. Countless articles tell of the stark …

Issue of the Week: Legal Trade in Rhino Horn

SCI Foundation’s African Wildlife Consultative Forum (AWCF) attendees are not afraid to address controversial topics and work to find solutions to real on-the-ground problems. This year, over the roars against the recent lion listing and the stampede of new regulations associated with the African elephant, another hot topic poked through – legalizing trade in rhinoceros …

SCI Foundation Partners with Frankfurt Zoological Society and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service To Curb Poaching In Zambia

For Immediate Release: August 14, 2013 Washington D.C. – Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) today announced that it has partnered with the Frankfurt Zoological Society, as well as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, on its North Luangwa Conservation Project in Zambia. The project focuses on anti-poaching efforts for the reintroduced population of black …