Female game rangers on the dangerous poaching front lines
Women game rangers to the rescue of animals. Illegally taking animals from the wild threatens many species with extinction, poaching in Africa is a major issue.
|Training of female game rangers|
“Their many successes are a result of their impressive courage and determination to make a difference in their community. The Black Mambas are an inspiration not only locally, but across the world to all those working to eliminate the scourge of the illegal wildlife trade.” said UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner.
|Serious woman power, the Black Mambas |
anti-poaching unit is a South African ranger group.