Via the BBC News Prince William condemns rhino poachers. The royal patron of wildlife charity the Tusk Trust has just lent his support to a programme – run by conservation charity the Aspinall Foundation.
In The Mail Online discover ‘Why I’m letting the gorillas I love go free’ Son of legendary gambler John Aspinall reveals he’s releasing the animals from his family zoo back to the wild and read about the Noah’s Ark-like operation of three black rhinos being relocated to freedom in the Tanzanian bush. Plus an incredibly moving video of Damian Aspinall in Gorilla Reunion.
Prince William Speaks Out Against Poaching Prince William is set to work with friend and British TV presenter, Ben Fogle, in an anti-poaching project and documentary. A BBC video clip Prince William speaks out against rhino horn illegal trade.
Rhinos under threat produced by UNTV in collaboration with the CITES Secretariat in an effort to raise public awareness of the current crisis faced by rhinoceros through illegal killing and international trade in rhino horn. The movie was first shown on 18 June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro on the occasion of the Rio+20 Conference.
How China is driving the grim rise in illegal ivory via the Guardian.