Permit to shoot endangered black rhino – in the name of conservation – sells for $350,000

 

Further to our story back in October.  The auction for the black rhino hunting permit has now taken place: raising $350,000 for rhino conservation.  A radical approach to wildlife conservation? Or a smokescreen for for the mega wealthy to hunt yet more of Africa’s endangered wildlife? You tell me.

Background: Permit to hunt endangered African black rhino sells for $350,000 – Telegraph.