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Elephants - Ivory - and Organized Crime


World  (tags: tragedy, african elephants, international, organized crime, ivory trade, extinction, destruction )

Simone
- 3323 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Elephant numbers are imprecise, but what is not imprecise is that elephants are being poached for their tusks. Bill Conway's number of 625,000 African elephants in 1989 was stated earlier. Despite CITES and the international attention to dwindling Africa



   

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Debbie Peddicord (0)
Monday March 15, 2010, 9:03 am
STOP NOW YOU BASTARDS !!!
 

Jeff W (38)
Monday March 15, 2010, 9:10 am
"If we can't save these magnificent creatures, then we can't save ourselves!" (Liz Claiborne said, 2006)
 

Jane L (0)
Monday March 15, 2010, 7:31 pm
Terrible news, but thank you for getting it out there.
 

. (0)
Tuesday March 16, 2010, 3:03 am
Thanks for sharing!!! Its horrible!!! I noted it!!!
 
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