08 Jan '12, 10pm

Endangered Species Sold Online | Care2 Healthy Living

Endangered Species Sold Online | Care2 Healthy Living

In Southern California and Nevada twelve people have been charged with selling endangered species and other wild animals online. Dubbed Operation Cyberwild, a joint investigation was conducted by the US Fish and Wildlife Service and the California Dept. of Fish and Game. A significant role was also played by Humane Society volunteers. The investigation focused on Internet ads places by the sellers in Southern California and Nevada. A US FWS agent in Torrance said, “We made our first undercover purchase within 24 hours of beginning the operation. We hope that this operation will send a message to individuals selling – or even considering selling – protected wildlife that we are watching and that we take these offenses seriously.” (Source: US FWS ) The defendants are accused of violating the Endangered Species Act, the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, or the Lacey Act, including v...

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