Ivory trade

This Nov. 14, 2013 file photo shows confiscated decorative ivory piled together in preparation to be destroyed during an event at the National Wildlife Property Repository at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in Commerce City, Colo. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

US to crack down on ivory to protect elephants

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is cracking down on the sale and purchase of ivory in hopes of curbing a surge in illicit poaching that’s threatening to wipe out elephants and other species in […]


Zimbabwe parks ranger killed in elephant attack

  HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s wildlife authority says three elephants attacked a park ranger and trampled him to death during an anti-poaching patrol in the northwestern nature reserve where more than 102 elephants have […]



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