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Powerful Photographs Expose the Devastating Effects of the Illegal Wildlife Trade
Offbeat  (tags: Illegal wildlife trade, sadness, rhino, tigers, elephants, monkeys, birds, killed, photos )

Marie
- 150 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Each year, it is estimated that up to 30,000 primates, five million birds, 10 million reptile skins and 500 million tropical fish are traded.
Illegal Tiger Trade: Why Tigers Are Walking Gold! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, illegal wildlife trade, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 153 days ago - newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
Tigers are walking gold, worth a fortune on the black market. The demand is huge and prices continue to skyrocket. The cats are being slaughtered across India and their entire range, mostly for their bones and their magnificent pelts.
Wildlife Crime Unit Stops Potential Illegal Sale of Stuffed Adult Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife crime, operation charm, illegal wildlife trade, illegal sale, stuffed adult tiger, charges, london studio )

Simone
- 1584 days ago - euroweeklynews.com
OFFICERS from the Metropolitan Police's Wildlife Crime Unit (WCU) have seized a stuffed adult tiger from a central London studio which is believed to have been touted for an illegal sale. A 47-year old man was also arrested after WCU officers became
Porous China-Myanmar Border Allowing Illegal Wildlife Trade
Offbeat  (tags: illegal wildlife trade, products, door to door delivery service, tragedy, china myanmar border, wild animals, extinction )

Simone
- 1592 days ago - panda.org
-- Porous borders are allowing vendors in Myanmar to offer a door-to-door delivery service for illegal wildlife products such as tiger bone wine to buyers in China, according to TRAFFIC's latest snapshot into wildlife trade in China.
Huge INTERPOL Investigation Into Illegal Wildlife Trade Across 18 Countries
Offbeat  (tags: animals, illegal wildlife trade, investigation, environment, protection )

Cher Away
- 1599 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
An INTERPOL operation targeting the illegal trade in traditional medicines containing protected wildlife products has resulted in a series of arrests worldwide and the seizure of thousands of illegal medicines worth more than $15 million.
Another Victory For The Government's Wildlife Enforcement Group
Offbeat  (tags: animals, illegal wildlife trade, criminals, sentencing, environment )

Cher Away
- 1603 days ago - voxy.co.nz
The multi-agency Wildlife Enforcement Group (WEG) struck another blow to wildlife criminals this week with the sentencing of Tong de Tang Trade and Tina XU in the Auckland District Court yesterday
   

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