In three years, over 100,000 elephants were poached for their ivory. With some species facing extinction, why haven’t we stopped poaching?
“News and statistics about wildlife trafficking and the illegal wildlife trade.”
100,000 Elephants Killed by Poachers in Just Three Years, Landmark Analysis Finds
“Ivory-seeking poachers have killed 100,000 African elephants in just three years, according to a new study that provides the first reliable continent-wide estimates of illegal kills.”
Anti-Poaching Groups In Africa Becoming “Militarized” To Protect Elephants, Rhinos, Small Arms Survey Shows
“Poachers hunting Africa’s elephants and rhinos are getting tougher, killing the animals at an alarming rate.”
“Hunting is the main source of protein for many tribal people, and is central to their identity. ”
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