In August SANParks announced a plan to relocate 500 rhinos out of Kruger for their protection. Shortly after, plans seemed to come to a halt with the controversial discovery that 260 of them were contracted to be sold to hunting outfitters. (see previous An Epic Move and Rhino Safekeeping in Question)
SANParks has just announced the sale of Kruger's rhinos will resume. According to SANParks chair Kuseni Dlamini, "relocation is the core of our approach, not only to combat poaching, but to ensure the continued growth of the rhino population."