2011 Elephant Poaching Deadliest Since Ivory Ban

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It is unknown exactly how many elephants roamed Africa prior to European colonization bringing big game hunters. In 1989, a ban on the trade of ivory came to be but despite this ban the ivory trade has continued to be a major issue globally. Within years of the ivory ban, however, elephant population numbers began to rise as poaching declined. However, it is estimated that between five and ten million elephants called the continent home.

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Organization Estimates Upwards Of 35,000 Elephants Killed For Tusks In 2011

Eco Friendly Daily

It is unknown exactly how many elephants roamed Africa prior to European colonization bringing big game hunters. In 1989, a ban on the trade of ivory came to be but despite this ban the ivory trade has continued to be a major issue globally. Within years of the ivory ban, however, elephant population numbers began to rise as poaching declined. However, it is estimated that between five and ten million elephants called the continent home.

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The Devastating Consequences of Wildlife Poaching

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Unfortunately, satisfying the buyer’s desire is an end game for the animals hunted. These big game hunters feel that displaying an animal head, its pelt or even an entire animal, stuffed, is an emblem of their prowess. This psychological need is the incentive for big game hunters everywhere and they are willing to pay large sums of money for the opportunity. . Deer heads – hunter’s trophies on display. Wildlife poaching has grave.

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Major Seizures And Arrests Made By Interpol And China Due To Illegal Wildlife Trade

Eco Friendly Daily

It is unknown exactly how many elephants roamed Africa prior to European colonization bringing big game hunters. In 1989, a ban on the trade of ivory came to be but despite this ban the ivory trade has continued to be a major issue globally. Within years of the ivory ban, however, elephant population numbers began to rise as poaching declined. However, it is estimated that between five and ten million elephants called the continent home.

Canada expands outrageous grizzly trophy hunt

Green Blog

On average, about 300 of these bears are killed by hunters per year, but that number might increase from an uptick in hunting authorizations. The brothers were also there on the day that Cheeky was shot to death by a big-game trophy hunter. legislature buildings in the provincial capital of Victoria, demanding a permanent province wide ban on grizzly bear trophy hunting. British Columbia''s controversial annual spring grizzly bear hunt began on Apr.