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Fate of white lions to be decided at CITES CoP17

The lions are once again kings of Timbavati in Limpopo. But their numbers in the wild remain small. CITES CoP17 is opening on 24 September, where policymakers will decide if it is okay to hunt these magnificent beasts. 2,678 more words


Children roar to save white lions

The famed white lions of Timbavati are getting a voice through the children from the region. They are speaking on behalf of the big cats when it comes to swaying policymakers. 1,144 more words


March 4, 2016--Linda Tucker and the White Lions

In 1991 Linda Tucker, a former L’Oreal model and London executive, was on safari in Timbavati at the edge of South Africa’s Kruger National Park. Sitting around the campfire one night, she describes the “primal sounds” of roaring lions in the darkness surrounding them. 632 more words

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