Perhaps some explanation of why it’s not working in Africa, which I wholly agree with. Holding these opinions however gets one called ‘naive’, ‘young’, ‘inexperienced’ and ‘irrational’.
The Western notion of wilderness does not hold in Africa, because man and animals have evolved together on the continent’s diverse ecosystems.
The entire modern conservation edifice rest on the ideals and vision of people other than Africans.
From The Myth of Wild Africa. J. S. Adams & T. O. McShane. 1996. University of California Press.