GPS Devices Installed in African Rhinos’ Horns

October 25, 2010 by  
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Original photo: Jim Epler / CC In addition to their thick, leathery hide and imposing stature, now a group of African rhinos have one more tool to help protect them against poachers — GPS locating devices embedded directly into their horns. Five such animals in South Africa’s Mafikeng Game Reserve were recently equipped with the small tracking chips which will help park officials monitor their movements and alert them to any p… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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GPS Devices Installed in African Rhinos’ Horns

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