TITLE

The Race to Save Elephants

AUTHOR(S)
Anastasia, Laura
PUB. DATE
January 2017
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;1/2/2017, Vol. 85 Issue 11, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the steps taken to prevent hunting and saving the African elephants. Topics discussed include 500 Elephant project, which transfer the elephants into Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve, Malawi, Africa; nation's law agreement to save elephants; and pledge taken by U.S. President Barack Obama and China's president to end ivory trade. It also mentions about the ivory carving for jewelry, statues and household items.
ACCESSION #
120439016

 

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