A herd of elephants at a watering hole inside Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. File photo: Reuters A herd of elephants at a watering hole inside Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. File photo: Reuters
A herd of elephants at a watering hole inside Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. File photo: Reuters
Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe allows hunters to shoot elephants for US$70,000 a head to fund national parks

  • The hunting season will resume this year after the pandemic scuppered plans to have elephants shot by foreign tourists in 2020
  • The elephants will be shot in hunting concessions rather than the parks frequented by photo-safari tourists

Topic |   Zimbabwe
A herd of elephants at a watering hole inside Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. File photo: Reuters A herd of elephants at a watering hole inside Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. File photo: Reuters
A herd of elephants at a watering hole inside Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. File photo: Reuters
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