Lighthouse Eco

Striving for a sustainable Lifestyle


Invasive ‘Cocaine Hippos’ Are Being Sterilized in Colombia

To deal with invasive hippos that were brought to Colombia by drug lord Pablo Escobar, the nation’s government is sterilizing, exporting and euthanizing the animals

Watch: Hippos come out to play in Richards Bay

While hippo grazing in a residential suburb is wonderful to witness, community members must remember that they are the most dangerous land animal.