FYI/ ENDANGERED SPECIES and IVORY

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NEWS ABOUT IVORY TRADE HERE:

http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/subjects/i/ivory/index.html

WWF - Wildlife Trade - Elephant Ivory
www.worldwildlife.org
***The ivory trade is a complicated issue and most trade is illegal. Still, you can find ivory in markets around Africa and Asia, and even in the US and Europe:

http://www.worldwildlife.org/what/globalmarkets/wildlifetrade/buyersbeware-elephantivory.html


Animal poaching:
Learn about animal poaching at World Wildlife Fund. The wildlife trade in endangered species is a global issue that WWF is involved in.

Very important here:
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/elephants/poaching.html

CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN ENDANGERED SPECIES
here:
http://www.cites.org/

RUSSIA ( but it's not the only one country ) _:(

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/03/26/world/europe/26mammoth.html?_r=1

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PYTHONS:

Salazar Moves to Ban Importation and Interstate Transfer of Burmese Python and Eight Other Giant Invasive Snakes

News Releases Home Page

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Home :

http://www.fws.gov/news/newsreleases/showNews.cfm?newsId=4D380BD7-BBE1-492B-4508F59A80337290

Ban Sought on Trade in Pythons and Kin - Dot Earth Blog - NYTimes.com
dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com


The federal government seeks to ban the import and transport of giant invasive snakes.

http://dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/01/21/ban-sought-on-importing-moving-invasive-snakes/

Last updated by Isabella Feb 26.

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