Apparently Kinessa Johnson is not the only ex-military animal guardian out there, check out this very cool video of an ex sniper from Austrailia taking his Iraqi war experience to help park rangers combat illegal hunting and poaching in Africa. From setting up training academies with strict military style training for park rangers to launching Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) drones over poacher camps, anti-poaching crusader Damien Mander has come a long way following his passion to do the right thing and be a protector of animals.
Manders started small putting his own personal assets and saving to kickstart International Anti-Poaching Foundation. Today they have are in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and South Africa and have goals to set up a standardized anti-poaching ranger curriculum and UAV program to help park rangers effectively identify and arrest poachers. check out the video
Check out how drones are saving elephants (left), watch these the PROTRACK guardians, navy seals of rangers, in action against poachers (right).