Artenschutz mit dem Gewehr – Chancen und Risiken der Trophäenjagd (in German)
The hate-commentators in the net agree: Hunting is reprehensible, immoral and absolutely unnecessary. But is it really that easy? There are hunting projects that guarantee endangered species’ survival, like in Sango in southeastern Zimbabwe. There, habitat and wildlife protection is funded to 60 percent by hunting income. Now, Sango needed to cull or translocate elephants. Rifa, on the Zambezi River, had vacant land for the elephant resettlement. planet e. accompanies the operation and investigates the conservation benefits of hunting.
Video link: Artenschutz mit dem Gewehr – Chancen und Risiken der Trophäenjagd (in German)
Producer: Sandra Theiß (ZDF)
Duration: 28 mins