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Patrol Efforts are Reducing Threats to Okapi and Elephants
In recent months, increased patrols by the Institute in Congo for the Conservation of Nature (ICCN) in the Okapi Wildlife Reserve (OWR) targeted poachers and miners resulting in the confiscation of many pieces of ivory and bushmeat and the destruction of poaching and mining camps. Patrols are ongoing and will continue to target elephant poachers and miners that return to work the closed mines. Read more…