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Chelsea and Hillary Clinton protecting the heavily poached African elephant

It’s no secret that Africa’s elephants are in danger. Widespread poaching, fueled by demand for ivory in China and ineffective regulation, have led to alarming population losses, from 1.2 million in 1980 to only 500,000 this year. Today, approximately 96 … Continue reading

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The power of 96 elephants: Teaming up to end ivory poaching

An adult male elephant looks up at a helicopter in a remote area of South Sudan, whose location cannot be disclosed due to issues of accelerating poaching, June 3, 2013 In a joint initiative to end elephant poaching, the Wildlife Conservation … Continue reading

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The High Price of Ivory

By Laurel Neme, Andrea Crosta and Nir KalronOctober 14, 2013 If the world needs another reason to get serious about combating elephant poaching, here’s one: The attack by terrorists on Westgate Mall in Nairobi. Income from illegal ivory trafficking is … Continue reading

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