Killing Fields

May 2005
Weekly Reader News - Senior;5/6/2005, Vol. 83 Issue 25, p2
Provides information on the effects of the ivory trade on the population of African Elephants. Background on a report from Care for the Wild International regarding the number of slaughtered elephants in Africa every year; Involvement of merchants and poachers from several countries in the ivory trade; Efforts of governments and wildlife organizations to stop illegal ivory trade in their countries.


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