The ‘Greater Kruger’ refers to 344,000 hectares (860,000 acres) of protected land to the west of Kruger National Park that provides a larger area for wildlife to roam freely. This additional land is owned by private and local community property owners.
According to a wildlife expert, wildlife poaching has become a serious threat to democracy in many countries where it takes place.
Following recent news that Delta Airlines has banned the transport of hunting trophies, two other American airlines – United Airlines and American Airlines – have been quick to follow suit.
Delta has announced a ban on transporting trophy kills following pressure from customers, activists and a petition with 395,245 signatures.