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Thousands of Snares

Caption: This shows two towers holding thousands of snares collected over nearly five years on Senuko Ranch, Savé Conservancy, Zimbabwe. From August 2001 to July 2009, 84,396 wire snares were removed in this area and at least 6,454 wild animals killed.

Credit: Peter Lindsey/AWCF

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