#Poaching

  • Article: 87 Elephants Slaughtered in Botswana in 'Largest' Poaching Incident in History
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    87 Elephants Slaughtered in Botswana in 'Largest' Poaching Incident in History

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 4, 2018

    The country disarmed its anti-poaching units in May. Read more

  • Article: 'Rogue' Fishing Crew in Iceland Accused of Poaching Massive Blue Whale
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    'Rogue' Fishing Crew in Iceland Accused of Poaching Massive Blue Whale

    By Joe McCarthy|July 12, 2018

    The largest mammal on Earth is endangered. Read more

  • Article: UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants
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    UK Cracks Down on Sale of Ivory to Save the World's 'Iconic' Elephants

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2018

    “We must do all we can to protect them for future generations.” Read more

  • Article: Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate
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    Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2018

    The measure has been met with mixed responses. Read more

  • Article: The UK Plans to Ban the Ivory Trade Almost Completely in Big Win for Elephants
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    The UK Plans to Ban the Ivory Trade Almost Completely in Big Win for Elephants

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 6, 2017

    And it’s thanks, in part, to Prince William. Read more

  • Article: British Columbia Bans Trophy Hunting of Grizzly Bears
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    British Columbia Bans Trophy Hunting of Grizzly Bears

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 16, 2017

    Hunting the bears for food is still permitted. Read more

  • Article: Britain Exports the Most Ivory in the World: Report
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    Britain Exports the Most Ivory in the World: Report

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 10, 2017

    The UK ivory trade is booming and elephants pay the price. Read more

  • Article: Poacher Accused of Poisoning More Than 100 Elephants Is Arrested
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    Poacher Accused of Poisoning More Than 100 Elephants Is Arrested

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2017

    He was caught in the park where Cecil the Lion lived. Read more