Poaching in the Savanna

Over hunting in the Savanna

What is Poaching

Poaching is killing animals to harvest parts of their bodies needed for a resource

The Problem

Poaching and the impact

- Poaching is an illegal killing of animals

- Elephant and rhinoceros killed for ivory horns

- Cheetahs skins are harvested for rugs

- Too much poaching is causing population to go down

Poaching is having a major change in the population of mammals in the African savanna and this hurting the entire food web in Africa

The Solution

3 ways to stop Poaching

legalize selling and trading tusks and horns

use technology such as drones to see them in the act

use education and research it

The climate

The climate in Africa is on a spring day is anywhere from 80-90 degrees F
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