Poachers

Some articles on poachers:

Rufford Abbey - The 1851 Poaching Incident and Ballad
... In 1851, a gang of forty or so poachers assembled in Rufford Park as a mass action against what was perceived to be the unfair monopolising of game-hunting rights by wealthy landowners ... The poachers were attacked by ten gamekeepers and, in the ensuing battle, one of the gamekeepers was badly injured and later died of a fractured skull ... Four of the poachers' ringleaders were arrested and each subsequently sentenced to deportation and fourteen years of penal servitude for manslaughter ...
Fern Gully 2: The Magical Rescue - Plot
... Koda arrives in a panic, warning that human poachers are right behind him ... These poachers show up with their dogs and capture the three baby animals ... fairies have been healing the rainforest and Crysta finds and helps one of the poachers' dogs (she called him Boof) abandoned and caught in a trap ...
The Gods Must Be Crazy II - Plot
... Xixo trying to find his lost children Two elephant poachers traveling in a truck on which Xixo's children are stuck A zoologist and a lawyer stranded in a desert Two ... taken for an involuntary ride as the poachers continue ... Finally, the plot culminates in the poachers capturing Xixo, Taylor, Marshall, and the two soldiers ...
Digit Fund - Background
... Sometime during the day on New Year's Eve 1977, Fossey's favourite gorilla, Digit, was killed by poachers ... As the sentry of study group 4, he defended the group against six poachers and their dogs, who ran across the gorilla study group while checking antelope traplines ... ferocious self-defense and managed to kill one of the poachers' dogs, allowing the other 13 members of his group to escape ...
Cocos Island - Habitats Threatened
... to protect the island's natural richnesses and prosecute poachers ... Despite initial hope in stopping and charging poachers, who have been caught with abundant evidence, they have been quickly released under suspicious circumstances ... a judge with the local Puntarenas Court of Justice, obscurely allowed 22 poachers caught red-handed to escape the country ...

Famous quotes containing the word poachers:

    Amid attempts to protect elephants from ivory poachers and dolphins from tuna nets, the rights of children go remarkably unremarked.
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)