TITLE

THE HOUSE OF REPTILE LOVERS

AUTHOR(S)
STARIN, DAWN
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
In These Times;Apr2011, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the environmental impacts of illegal killing and selling of endangered reptiles in the U.S. It mentions that the wildlife trade monitoring organization listed the endangered species under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species imported to the European Union. It also implies on the international trade for wild pythons in Asia for handbags, shoes and clothing.
ACCESSION #
89512349

 

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