14 Nov '11, 6pm

Even in protected areas, forest elephant populations are in danger: (via @mongabay)

Even in protected areas, forest elephant populations are in danger: (via @mongabay)

Unsung heroes: the life of a wildlife ranger in the Congo (11/01/2011) The effort to save wildlife from destruction worldwide has many heroes. Some receive accolades for their work, but others live in obscurity, doing good—sometimes even dangerous—work everyday with little recognition. These are not scientists or big-name conservationists, but wildlife rangers, NGO staff members, and low level officials. One of these conservation heroes is Bunda Bokitsi, chief guard of the Etate Patrol Post for Salonga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In a nation known for a prolonged civil war, desperate poverty, and corruption—as well as an astounding natural heritage—Bunda Bokitsi works everyday to secure Salonga National Park from poachers, bushmeat hunters, and trappers. Over 80 percent of urban Congolese eat bushmeat (06/27/2011) Bushmeat is one of the major thr...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/1114-hance_forestelephants....

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