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Oppose Bill H.R. 2406 That Would Block End to the Ivory Trade ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, protection, wildlife, African Elephant )

- 1314 days ago -
A new bill has been introduced, known as the Sportsmens Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act of 2015 (H.R. 2406), which, if passed would block the recent efforts by the Obama Administration to end the ivory trade.
Elephant Tusks for Black Market Seized
Animals  (tags: poaching, elephants, Tanzania, Kenya, China, Nigeria, crates containing ivory, illegal airport smuggling, CITES, sign petitions, African elephant, Asian elephant, black market trade, ivory stockpiles, Vietnam, Asian black market, ivory trade ban )

- 2889 days ago -
Victories in Kenya and Vietnam airports reveal a cautionary tale about the continued prevalence of black market industries manipulating around international trade mandates to facilitate the ongoing demand for elephant tusks.
Australia's Oldest African Elephant Dies
Animals  (tags: yum yum, african elephant, death, sadness, illness, mourning )

- 3149 days ago -
Australia's oldest living African elephant has died, with both staff and animals at Taronga Western Plains Zoo now in mourning. Yum Yum was also the matriarch and longest serving resident of the park, in Dubbo, central NSW.
Asia's Greed for Ivory Puts African Elephant at Risk
Animals  (tags: asia, ivory, african elephant, threatened, endangered, poachers, killings, wild animals )

- 3410 days ago -
There has been a massive surge in illegal ivory trading, researchers warned last week. They have found that more than 14,000 products made from the tusks and other body parts of elephants were seized in 2009, an increase of more than 2,000 on their
Feds Asked to Investigate Elephant Death at Brookfield Zoo
Animals  (tags: IDA, investigation, elephant death, affie, african elephant, brookfield zoo )

- 3650 days ago -
Zoo watchdog group In Defense of Animals (IDA) today filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, asking that it investigate the death of Affie, a 39-year-old African elephant who died at Brookfield Zoo last Friday. "There is a high
African Elephants To Be Killed To Curb Overpopulation
Animals  (tags: African Elephant, killed, killing, sadness, slaughter, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, humans )

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- 4101 days ago -
Pretoria, South Africa (AHN) -- For the first time in 14 years, the South African government announced today it is advocating the killing of elephants as one way of controlling growing populations.
Alaskan Elephant Finds Her Place in the Sun
Animals  (tags: maggie, zoo elephant, going home thursday, good news, african elephant, airforce )

- 4219 days ago -
Maggie, an African elephant originally from Zimbabwe, will be an unusual and single passenger aboard a US air force C-17 transport plane flying to California's Travis air force base on Thursday. She will be flown inside a crate for the 12-hour journey.
"Made in China - How China's Illegal Ivory Trade Is Causing a 21st Century African Elephant Disaster"
Animals  (tags: African Elephant, elephants, poaching, killing, cruelty, endangered )

- 4368 days ago -
A new report published today (Thursday, 31st May) reveals comprehensive evidence that Chinese authorities are complicit in the illegal ivory trade which is fuelling a surge in elephant poaching across Africa. Based on undercover investigations

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