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Breaking News: Obama Announces Landmark Commercial Trade Ban on Ivory · A Humane Nation

Breaking News: Obama Announces Landmark Commercial Trade Ban on Ivory · A Humane Nation | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
President Obama announced the issuance of a proposed rule that will establish a near-complete ban on the commercial ivory trade in the United States.
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Mystery As 10000 Elephants Disappear

Source: Arushatimes.co.tz The latest Census, results of which have just been tabled in Arusha, reveals that there are 43,521 elephants in the entire country with Tanzania reported to have...
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Ivory and The Burning Question - Africa Geographic Magazine

Ivory and The Burning Question - Africa Geographic Magazine | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
America’s ongoing debate over the trade in ivory.
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Stop elephants going extinct - go on safari

Stop elephants going extinct - go on safari | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
African elephants could go extinct in the wild within a decade, according to some experts, unless poaching of these iconic animals for the ivory trade can be stopped for good.
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Another Billionaire Comes to the Defense of Africa's Elephants and Rhinos   - Inside Philanthropy: Fundraising Intelligence - Inside Philanthropy

Another Billionaire Comes to the Defense of Africa's Elephants and Rhinos   - Inside Philanthropy: Fundraising Intelligence - Inside Philanthropy | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Since its founding in 1998, the Wyss Foundation has been known for its conservation grants, but...
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The barbaric capture of baby elephants for zoos in China shocks the world

The barbaric capture of baby elephants for zoos in China shocks the world | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Paula Kahumbu: Are there no limits to the cruelty that humans are prepared to inflict on their fellow creatures in the natural world? When there is money to be made, apparently not.
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Hounding down poachers in the DR Congo | Environment | DW.DE | 12.02.2015

Hounding down poachers in the DR Congo | Environment | DW.DE | 12.02.2015 | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
How do you catch a poacher? In Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo - which is famous for its elephants and mountain gorillas - a special dog unit is tracking and capturing illegal hunters.
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Obama Administration Plans to Aggressively Target Wildlife Trafficking - NYTimes.com

Obama Administration Plans to Aggressively Target Wildlife Trafficking - NYTimes.com | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
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Sanctuary Or Zoo: Seattle Elephant Lovers Debate Their Case

Sanctuary Or Zoo: Seattle Elephant Lovers Debate Their Case | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
This story begins at Amboseli National Park in Kenya in 1987. A young woman named Nancy Hawkes, who would later become general curator at the Woodland
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Zimbabwe Planning to Boost Its Sales of Baby Elephants, Sources Say

Zimbabwe Planning to Boost Its Sales of Baby Elephants, Sources Say | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Zimbabwe embraces lucrative export of baby elephants as more humane than lethal culling.
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Lawsons pulls both elephant ivory and rhino horns off the auction list after public uproar

Lawsons pulls both elephant ivory and rhino horns off the auction list after public uproar | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
A public uproar over the sale of a pair of black rhinoceros horns and two pairs of elephant tusks has forced a Sydney auction house to withdraw the items from this Friday's auction list - a critical win for animal rights campaigners.
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Baby Elephant Killed Before He Even Learned To Use His Trunk

Baby Elephant Killed Before He Even Learned To Use His Trunk | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
For the love of animals. Pass it on.
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Ivory Trafficking: Undercover Survey at the Mombasa Port Reveals Vulnerabilities

Ivory Trafficking: Undercover Survey at the Mombasa Port Reveals Vulnerabilities | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
An undercover survey of the Port of Mombasa by the Elephant Action League & WildLeaks reveals important vulnerabilities and weaknesses in shipping security procedures and confirms how corruption facilitates the role of the port as a major hub in ivory...
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Baby elephants in sanctuary - ZCTF

Baby elephants in sanctuary - ZCTF | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
The Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force (ZCTF) has called on government to place captured baby elephants in a rehabilitation sanctuary.
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On Eve of Tokyo Wildlife Symposium, Environmentalists Call on Japan to Ban Domestic Ivory Trade | Business Wire

On Eve of Tokyo Wildlife Symposium, Environmentalists Call on Japan to Ban Domestic Ivory Trade | Business Wire | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Environmentalists today called on the Government of Japan to ban domestic ivory trade to prevent the extinction of Africa’s highly endangered an
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Elephants shot dead, cut up for meat in Zim

Elephants shot dead, cut up for meat in Zim | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Two elephants which were living too close to villagers just outside Bulawayo have been shot dead and locals have sliced them up for meat, according to reports.
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Strange elephants killed In Mali -

Strange elephants killed In Mali - | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Authorities believe 19 Gourma elephants have been killed for their tusks in the past month. There are estimated to be just 350-500
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Zimbabwe Planning to Increase Its Sales of Baby Elephants, Sources Say

Zimbabwe Planning to Increase Its Sales of Baby Elephants, Sources Say | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Zimbabwe embraces lucrative export of baby elephants as more humane than lethal culling.
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Stop Elephant Ivory Smuggling

Stop Elephant Ivory Smuggling | Elephant holocost | Scoop.it
Thousands of kilograms of elephant ivory may have been smuggled back to China on an official state visit to Tanzania.
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