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April 26, 2018
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Sub-Saharan Africa: Growing Eco-Tourism


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Sun International’s flagship resort, Sun City, South Africa, is now offering guests a Rhino Notching Experience, giving them the chance to contribute towards saving rhino alongside the Pilanesberg Wildlife Trust. Guests help a vet and work with park management officials to individually notch, implant an ID tag as well as collect DNA from the selected rhino, this will help identify and conserve the rhino. These procedures assist park management to monitor and manage their rhino populations

This unique experience is a once in a lifetime opportunity aimed at assisting the park with its conservation efforts by cataloging and monitoring individual rhino in the malaria free Pilanesberg National Park, bordering Sun City. Notching rhino, putting ID chips in their horns and taking DNA from every animal, are procedures being added to park managements stringent security measures already in place to deter poaching.

For more information contact Mankwe Gametrackers on +27 14 552 5020 or [email protected].


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