The highly threatened subspecies has been brought back to a reserve in Niger after a 50-year absence. BBC Science and Environment news: Source link"Saving the last West African giraffes in Niger"
When we think aboutÂ endangered animals in AfrikaÂ at risk of extinction or being poached, we usually think of elephants and rhinos. This can be attributed to various factors including increased publicity around the increasing threats that rhinos and elephants face from poachers. However, there are other endangered animal species in Afrika that also require as much protection and publicity. Take theÂ addax antelopesÂ inÂ NigerÂ as an example. In 2016, the Sahara Conservation Fund (SCF) released their research report which…"Niger will use drones to protect almost extinct antelope species"