Ivory trade legal in the USA


Please … join and make this stop!!! They are magnificent creatures ….. 96 elephants are killed DAILY in Africa!!

Dear Kitty. Some blog

This audio file says about itself:

96 Elephants: How Long Can You Listen?

12 Nov 2013

http://www.96elephants.org

When poachers come after elephants it’s brutal, terrifying and bloody. This stunningly raw audio recording of an elephant being pursued by an armed poacher underscores just how heartbreaking this crisis is. You can make it stop. Join us.

See also here.

Trade in dead elephants‘ teeth is not just a problem, eg, in Saudi Arabia.

From the Wildlife Conservation Society in the USA:

Did you know you can buy some types of ivory legally in the United States? Unbelievable, right? Many people think that was outlawed back in the 1980s.

But it’s true – the United States is among the largest markets in the world for ivory sales – and it’s killing elephants.

When poachers come after elephants it’s brutal, terrifying and bloody. We’ve captured this stunningly raw audio…

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I'm originally from Puerto Rico. I was born in Santurce and raised in Rio Piedras. Have lived in Florida since 1999. I have a doctorate degree in Medicine; completed in 1976. My Internal Medicine specialty was completed in 1979. Worked for Puerto Rico's health system until 1985. At this time, I'm happily retired after working for the federal government for almost 28yrs. I want to offer any knowledge that I have to anyone "out there" who is interested. My views are liberal in almost every sense. My knowledge is "eclectic" - a bit of everything. Music and reading are my passion. Blogging has also become a very interesting endeavor. Metaphysical topics attract me. I'm interested in news reporting human issues like injustice, discrimination and abuse - the "wrongly" affected. My intention is to bring this knowledge to an understandable level and to help anyone in need. I'm open to questions and will answer them to the best of my ability. Currently working on an enterprise whose main mission will be to bring peoples of all walks of life together. To be one .... since we ALL are ONE!! The future looks bright and promising!!!

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