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Minister of Justice of the Republic of Congo: Save Elephants By Assuring the Prosecution of Ivory Traffickers
Animals  (tags: elephant killings, ivory trade, ivory trafficking, african elephants, ELEPHANT PROTECTION, ethics, wildlife, animaladvocates )

Sabine
- 87 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Almost two thirds of forest elephants have been lost to the ivory trade, which survives due to the greed of corrupt officials and international ivory traffickers, at the expense of the planet's largest group of land animals: the elephants.
Mr Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa: Ban ALL Forms of 'Canned' & 'Trophy' Hunting ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Stop trophy hunting, lions, african elephants, wild animals )

Angela
- 124 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
"The shooting of wild game purely for sport and trophies is no longer compatible with our commitment to preserve local fauna as a national treasure, which should be treated as such !" (Botswana's President, Ian Khama)
Tell China to Stop the Baby Elephant Trade!
Animals  (tags: elephants, China, african elephants, poaching, ivory, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, endangered, protection, sadness, suffering, wildlife )

Lone
- 144 days ago - action.hsi.org
African elephant poaching has reached crisis level with about 100 African elephants poached every day for their ivory.
TAKE ACTION NOW - End the Poisoning of African Wildlife ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: poisoning, wildlife, elephants killed, african elephants )

Angela
- 214 days ago - causes.com
Poisoning has emerged as a deadly tactic in the war on Africa's elephants. Without a shot being fired, hundreds of elephants are being killed at a time so that the sale of their ivory can be used to fund terrorist and extremist groups across Africa.
African Union - Take Action Immediately to Protect Your Dwindling Natural Resources ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: protection, wildlife, african elephants, rhinos, extinction )

Angela
- 224 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
International Criminal Syndicates fund and operate illegal networks across Africa to poach and traffic ivory, rhino horn and other wildlife parts to exit ports out of Africa. The Trophy Hunting Industry is driving the wildlife population to collapse !
*** URGENT *** Stop Any Kind of Safari Hunting in Africa ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: safari, hunting season, african elephants )

Angela
- 260 days ago - causes.com
All wild animals in Africa are a heritage of whole mankind, a heritage for our children and for those who will come after them. With this public petition we ask strongly to stop all forms of safari in Africa.
5 Ways Elephants Are Just Like Us
Animals  (tags: astounding, amazing, awesome, memory, African Elephants, Asian Elephants )

Barb
- 418 days ago - care2.com
Elephants are literally awesome. They're the world's largest land animals now living. The African species stands between 8 and 13 feet tall and weighs 5,000 to 14,000 pounds. The Asian elephant stands about 6.6 to 9.8 feet tall and weighs 4,960 to 12,125
2013 Was A Shockingly Tough Year For Elephants
Animals  (tags: african elephants, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, killed, killing, suffering, ''shoot to kill'' policy, 10 million elephants, 20th century, 2014 500, 000, elephants, poaching, poachers )

Barb
- 546 days ago - care2.com
2013 was, it's an understatement to say, a tough year for elephants. Conservationists warned that Africa could lose one-fifth of its elephants unless something is done to halt poachers and that elephants could disappear in the wild in Africa by 2025.
Blood Ivory: Cameroon Carnage and the Chinese Connection
Animals  (tags: African Elephants, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, endangered, extinction, ethics, goodnews, investigation, killing, protection, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sindy
- 1190 days ago - elephantsinthailand.org
Recent Cameroon African Elephants massacre for ivory is directly connected to China's insatiable appetite for ivory. Article describes why China has such an insatiable appetite, what has been done, and what you can do to help stop ivory trade.
ACTION ALERT: Will Only Words Remain! Protect the Remaining Elephants! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: african elephants, ivory trade, australian government, massacred, disappearing, endangered, protection )

Simone
- 1370 days ago - ifaw.org
Help free elephants from the threat of ivory poaching. Urge the Australian government to protect the world's remaining elephants by oppposing any further international trade in ivory.
ENDANGERED! Africa's Forest Elephants Are Running Out of Space
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animal advocates, elephants, African elephants, endangered, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, killing )

Cal
- 1403 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Easier access for hunters means fewer elephants. The study says that entry points to the rainforests facilitated by roads, rivers, or other access points have led to more hunters and fewer elephants
Words That Don't Fail the Elephant
Animals  (tags: african elephants, tragedy, destruction, humans, elephants slaughtered, ivory trade )

Simone
- 1453 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"I thought the ivory trade was banned." How many times have I heard that in the last 15 years?! Surely it's true: the bloody, corrupt and merciless ivory trade that precipitated the slaughter of 600,000 African elephants during the late 1970s and 1980
ACTION ALERT: Stop Elephant Killings ! Stop Ivory Trade ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: african elephants, slaughtered, massacred, ivory trade, countries, protection )

Simone
- 1489 days ago - ifaw.org
Twenty years ago elephants were being wiped out by poachers. International outcry halted the trade in ivory and elephant herds started to recover. Now elephants are in crisis once again. The ivory trade continues to flourish and seizures of illegal ivory
Elephant Underpass Opens in Kenya
Animals  (tags: animals, elephants, african elephants, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, protection, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1618 days ago - belfasttelegraph.co.uk
How did the elephants cross the road? They went underneath it. Elephants have begun using Africa's first dedicated elephant underpass in Kenya - a unique new solution to the increasing problem of animal-human conflict in Africa.
African Elephant Involved in Deadly Zoo Incident Will Not Be Punished
Animals  (tags: animals, elephants, african elephants, zoo animals, zoos, humans, wildanimals )

Yrna
- 1630 days ago - edition.cnn.com
(CNN) -- Edie the African elephant will not be disciplined or punished for an incident that resulted in the death of a handler, the director of Tennessee's Knoxville Zoo said Saturday.
 

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