How do you pack butterflies for shipping, or frogs for an overland hike to a new habitat? Three scientists explain how they keep threatened species safe on the road and in the air.
Translocations have become more frequent in Africa. Elephants are the biggest animals to be moved.
Conservationists are increasingly looking to translocating rhinos. This not only ensures their safety but also enables improvements to their genetic health.
Genetics need to be considered when relocating lion populations because they a play a role in the animals' evolutionary line.