A 350 hectare stronghold for the rhinos. This includes electrified perimeter fencing around the entire area. Provided by a donation from the Arryn and Matthew Grossman Foundation. The stronghold is the beginning of an elaborate stronghold project which will enable the rhinos to be free, wild, and safe and begin breeding. Younger rhinos will be adopted by older cows who come in from outside. It will eliminate all human interaction and be cutting edge in rhino conservation.
Ongoing milk and hay for young rhinos - provided by donors who have adopted rhinos.
Bedding, uniforms, kit and ongoing food for rangers - provided by donors who have adopted rangers.
Electrified perimeter fencing around all the rhino enclosures. This ensures against poachers. Provided by special projects funding.
Two anti-poaching tracker dogs. This is considered a game changer and reduces poaching by 90%. “Fire” purchased with donations by special project donors. “Didi” purchased with a donation by Spirit Wildlife Trust.
Extensive training for dogs and handlers. Purchased with donations by special project donors and Spirit Wildlife Trust.
Half of the funds toward a dog run for the dogs, with indoor, outdoor areas, kennels, runs, and huts for the rangers. Provided by donations from special project donors.
Training and weapons for the stronghold guards. Provided by donation from the Arryn and Matthew Grossman Foundation.
Communication tower which enables quick and effective communication system within the sanctuary and with the outside world. Provided by donations from special project donors.