111210 1 1 Elephant Poacher Poisoner Caught Convicted

December 10 2011

The photo above is of a major elephant poacher operating in the eastern part of the Amboseli ecosystem and the Chyulus. He was recently caught and arrested with 30 poisoned arrows by Big Life and Masailand Preservation Trust rangers. The arrest came about as a result of an ex-poacher now Big Life/ MPT informer. The poacher was just convicted and received three years in jail.