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Ivory from at least 150 poached elephants seized in the DRC raid

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Incredible Journey of Meandering Elephants Ends at Kruger National Park: 5 Relocated, 6 Missing

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Zimbabwe: Massive transformation for Hwange National Park partner pumps in US$5 million

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Botswana to translocate 500 elephants to Mozambique

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Uproar over plan to litter Botswana’s Chobe National Park with lodges

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Namibia admits to questionable export of elephants overseas

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Press Release: CITES Standing Committee Agrees that Countries Must Continue to Report on their Domestic Ivory Markets

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Press Release: Namibia exports 22 Wild elephants in blatant disregard of international law

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Press Release: Campaigners and Nations Step Up Efforts to Close Ivory Market in Japan

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Japan continues to accelerate the decline of African elephants

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Namibia: Successful elephant auction bidders revealed

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Kenya: Man in court for trying to sell Sh300,000 tusks to cops

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Namibia’s case for its controversial elephant sale grows weaker by the day

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Legal Opinion on CITES Rules on Exports of Live African Elephants from Namibia

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South Africa grants permits to hunt 10 critically endangered black rhino

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Namibia: Canadian oil company illegally bulldozes protected land in Africa

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Mozambique: Eleven Elephant Tusks Seized in Tete

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Nigeria: Customs intercepts N3.1bn pangolin scales, elephant tusks enroute Asia

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Psychology of trophy hunting: why some people kill animals for sport

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Press Release: Tanzanian Government prepares to evict thousands of Indigenous Maasai residents to make space for trophy hunting and elite tourism

African elephant species now Endangered and Critically Endangered – IUCN Red List

By International Union for Conservation of Nature – IUCN Gland, Switzerland, 25 March 2021 (IUCN) – Following population declines over several decades due to poaching for ivory and loss of habitat, the African forest elephant (Loxodonta cyclotis) is now listed as Critically Endangered and the African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) as Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™. Before today’s update,...

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