The Editor The Telegraph. U.K. The Proposed British Ban on Hunting Trophy Import Bans

I have just finished reading Lord Ashcroft’s article in the Daily Telegraph (23 November 2019) entitled “Britain needs a total ban on hunting trophies”. Never have I been more disappointed by anything that emanated from the pen of a respected British nobleman. It was full of blatant untruths, obviously contrived propaganda fabrications, and many personal …

The ABC of Elephant Management

This dissertation has been written for all those poor misguided folks who simply do not comprehend the need for elephant management. Elephant management is not difficult to understand if you base your comprehension of the subject on FACT. NB: A ‘fact’ is a ‘thing’ that is known to be consistent with objective reality and it …

One of the Realities Why Elephant Numbers Must be Controlled

  As a consequence of all this past MIS-management, the elephants of Botswana have grown in number every year for the last 60 years. And during the height of every dry season – August/ September/October/early-November – they have annually eaten out all edible grass and palatable woody plants within 25 kms of the dry season …