More on Managing Kruger National Elephants by Ron Thomson

MORE ON MANAGING KRUGER NATIONAL PARK’s ELEPHANT POPULATION Yesterday I wrote a piece on the two kinds of population management that could be applied to Kruger National Park’s excessive elephant population: 1. Culling which involves the reduction of the population’s annual incrementally and 2. Population reduction which is the reduction of elephant numbers down to …

“Conservation” Explained. For the South African politician and nature-lover

“Conservation”, a.k.a. Wildlife Management, is the art and craft of manipulating the principles that govern the processes of nature – to achieve man-designed objectives. There is nothing ‘natural’ about wildlife management. It is man conceived, man designed, man applied, man implemented, man manipulated and man is the principle beneficiary. Why is man the principle beneficiary? …

The Scourge Of Animal Rightsism – Banning Trophy Hunting Will Not Stop the Killing of Wild Animals

THE ANIMAL RIGHTS BRIGADE seem to have bamboozled the whole world into believing that if they succeed in banning trophy hunting they will put a stop to the killing of all wild animals by man. Nothing could be further from the truth. Nothing could be less desirable. Nothing could be worse for wildlife than that. …