Ivory plan splits elephant experts

Koch, Eddie
June 1997
New Scientist;06/28/97, Vol. 154 Issue 2088, p4
Reports on conflicting claims of wildlife scientists and conservationists regarding the effect of a relaxes international trade ban on ivory and poaching in the volatile states of central Africa. Convention on Trade in Endangered Species' (CITES) vote to remove elephant populations in central Africa from Appendix 1 of CITES; Allowing of trade from existing stockpiles of ivory.


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