TITLE

Poaching kills wildlife

PUB. DATE
October 1995
SOURCE
Junior Scholastic;10/20/95 & 10/27/95, Vol. 98 Issue 5/6, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the danger posed by the illegal trade in exotic pets for some species of animals. Background on how the trade is conducted; Reason why poor people in Central and South America poach wildlife; International efforts to stop the threat; Background on the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).
ACCESSION #
9511171637

 

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