CITES mission: "(the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not
We as a nation are supporting the decimation of endangered species by allowing the importation of their carcasses, body parts otherwise known as "trophies" by the American hunters that kill them. It turns out that 65 per cent of the Trophy Hunters are
Many countries are using their military to help combat the rising poaching epidemic. Nepal has had no poaching in it national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in two years using their army.
South Africa has the most powerful and up to date
Opossums are solitary and shy nocturnal animals. When frightened, they fall into a trance like state of shock, or "play possum". Although they have a mouth full of sharp teeth, they are gently and harmless animals, preferring to avoid all contact with
It is a tragedy that we are letting certain endangered species on this planet be killed by poachers and hunters. Notable examples are elephants, lions, and tigers. The United States should lead a coordinated, international military effort to protect the
Trophy hunting individuals and businesses that gain from hunting practices have the need to showcase their crimes towards Wildlife, they thrive parading their so called accomplishments on Facebook, with endless pages of heart breaking photo's