2011 Elephant Poaching Deadliest Since Ivory Ban

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.

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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.

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