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The congohounds of Virunga

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Africa Geographic, 31.10.2014

Written by: Landia Davies

In a high-tech world where electronic devices inflitrate every sphere of lives, one often hears about advanced thechnology being used in conservation efforts - from satellite tracking and GPS mapping to drone surveillance. In the Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga National Park conservationists have taken a different approach in the fight against poaching - they got themselves some good old-fashioned bloodhounds

In a high-tech world where electronic devices infiltrate every sphere of our lives, one often hears about advanced technology being used in conservation efforts – from satellite tracking and GPS mapping to drone surveillance. In the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Virunga National Park conservationists have taken a different approach in the fight against poaching – they got themselves some good old-fashioned bloodhounds. - See more at: http://africageographic.com/blog/the-congohounds-of-virunga/#sthash.jX3sDCw4.dpuf

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