14 May '18, 5am

Report unmasks indiscriminate killer of elephants: poaching not for ivory, but for skin

Asian elephants can be found in 13 countries, from India to Indonesia, yet their total population of 30,000 to 50,000 is barely a tenth of their African cousins. Asian elephants face threats from habitat loss, conflict with humans, poaching for ivory, and demand for live individuals to perform in the entertainment industry. The Asian trade in elephant skin is not new, but little has been done to address it, as ivory continues to dominate discussions on the trade in elephant parts.

Full article: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/05/report-unmasks-indiscri...

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