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Elephant Summit Targets Poachers

Botswana and IUCN call for global action to stop African elephant poaching As the surge in African elephant poaching and illegal ivory trade continues, the Government of Botswana and IUCN are convening a high-level summit on the African Elephant, calling … Continue reading

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UN Security Council Discussing Elephant Poaching

Will China’s Delegate Attend The United Nations Security Council will hold a special meeting today to discuss how elephant poaching in Central Africa is contributing to political instability in Central Africa. The Security Council session will be convened at U.N. … Continue reading

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Unmanned Planes Take Flight In War Against Wildlife Poachers

Poachers Targeted By Drones In 2012, 688 rhinos were killed illegally across Africa just for their horns. Meanwhile, thousands of elephants were killed by poachers just for their tusks. And rangers trying to defend this land and these creatures also … Continue reading

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