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South Sudan's Elephants Could Be Wiped Out in 5 Years

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- 1991 days ago -
The once-thriving elephant population of South Sudan could be wiped out in five years if rampant poaching is not brought under control, a wildlife protection group said

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Nicole W (646)
Wednesday December 5, 2012, 2:51 pm
sadly noted~

naomi cohen (55)
Wednesday December 5, 2012, 9:10 pm
i pray that they crack down on the scum and do something to protect these wondrous animals.

irene davis (74)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 1:52 am
The great elephant killed for junk jewellery, potions & lotions. If there is an after life may all those involved in the murder & illegal trade of these beautiful, intelligent & majestic creatures, rot in hell for all eternity.

Alexandra Rodda (180)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 2:42 am
What beautiful animals these are with their red skins and banded trunks. I guess it's survival for the poachers - they get money for the elephants.

Lenicka R (60)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 3:11 am
Very sad.

Christeen A (368)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 4:58 am
I have a tear in my eye just thinking about this.

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 6:31 am

Daniel Partlow (179)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 7:16 am
If only people would stop buying ivory and rhino horn, the poachers woould be out of business. But will people learn before they are all gone. Sadly , I doubt it!

Petra M (259)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 10:50 am
sadly noted...

Sandi C (98)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 10:56 am

Melania Padilla (122)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 12:27 pm
What a disgrace, every animal on this planet is facing some kind of threat!!

Past Member (0)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 1:13 pm
Noted. How very sad. It seems that man won't be happy til every animal is extinct or very near so. Thanks so much, Cal.

Barbara Erdman (63)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 1:16 pm
Sadly Noted Cal :) Thnx

. (7)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 8:29 pm
Sadley noted. Thanks.

Elaine Al Meqdad (283)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 8:55 pm

Nimue Michelle P (339)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 10:22 pm

Danuta W (1249)
Friday December 7, 2012, 4:08 am

Past Member (0)
Friday December 7, 2012, 4:16 am
Sadly noted.
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