Death of Pilot Highlights Tanzania’s Struggle with Poaching

The world of conservation was shocked last week by the death of helicopter pilot, Roger Gower. Mr. Gower was shot and killed while conducting an anti-poaching surveillance over Tanzania’s Maswa Game Reserve. This tragedy adds to the list of recent poaching related deaths in Tanzania. At least five people connected to the incident have already …

Weekly Update: Friedkin Flyer Project

Friedkin Conservation Fund (FCF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation and protection of wild lands in Tanzania. They organize large scale anti-poaching operations that cooperate with efforts of Tanzania’s Wildlife Division. SCI Foundation recently concluded a five year partnership with FCF to meet the costs of anti-poaching surveillance. FCF trains and employs 120 …