TITLE

OF MAMMOTHS AND MEN

AUTHOR(S)
LARMER, BROOK
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
National Geographic;Apr2013, Vol. 223 Issue 4, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the trade in mammoth ivory, as of 2013. It notes that mammoths have been extinct for thousands of years. It describes a growing hunt for mammoth tusks in northern Siberia, Russia, citing factors including global warming and the resulting thawing of the permafrost in which tusks are buried, high demand for ivory in China, and prohibitions on the sale of elephant ivory.
ACCESSION #
86714590

 

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